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Hello my name is Amy Cavallaro. This is my story about my family. I love to go to dinners and go out and do things with my family. I'm so lucky to have a family because I know not everyone in the world has one. I've been brought up to be a well mannered and friendly person and to know how to be friends with everyone. My mom is a very special and caring person. She has always been there for me and taught me everything I needed to know. She has always been by my side and is my best friend! I don't know what I would do without her. My dad is the best dad in the world. He always makes sure I have everything I need. I am also lucky to say that I still have my wonderful grandma in my life. Recently my grandpa had passed away and gone to Heaven. This had brought our family so much closer. He was the greatest man I knew. I also have two beautiful and amazing nieces, Lillian and Mia. They mean the world to me. I also have the most loving brother, Michael who recently got married to the most thoughtful and beautiful woman, Nicole. I never had a sister-in-law before until Nicole came along. I also want to mention my friend Samantha. She is wonderful. She has done a lot of hard work building a playground for people with disabilities. I love my family so much and am so lucky to have them!

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Rita Stewart, United States, NY
1/21/2014 10:39:21 AM
What a beautiful overview of what Family should be. I met Any just recently and I can ascertain that the smile and vibrant personality she radiates warms a person to her immediately. Beautiful, Amy!♥

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