Category Archives: health

Sometimes you’re the river – Sometimes you’re the rock

Water is a force of nature that can be both beneficial as well as destructive.  Water is necessary for life but too much of it can destroy or at the least, leave lasting memories and marks.  Sometimes you are the … Continue reading

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Monochrome Monday – My winning entry

Let me first say thank you so very much to all of you who posted get well comments.  They made me smile at a time when I was really feeling down.  Mentioning how I’m feeling…still far from back to my … Continue reading

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A Special Message

Today I won’t be doing a wordless Wednesday because today is a special day and I have a message and request for you.  Today would’ve been my mother’s 99th birthday (I was a late in life “bonus baby” or as … Continue reading

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Today is Alzheimer’s Action Day – Wear Purple

Even though it has been two years now, I still miss my mother.  Yes, she left me long before she finally went home but sometimes it still feels a bit strange to be what I consider an “adult orphan”.  Perhaps … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s and Discworld

When I first started talking to DH one of the many things I discovered we had in common was our love for certain genres of writing, particularly science fiction fantasy.  Oh I did not like some of what he read … Continue reading

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Sweet Boo Boo Bunny – Caregiver memories of Alzheimer’s

My recent walks through my childhood have reminded me of so many good memories but they have also twanged that emotional spot that is oh so very tender – how much I still miss my parents.  Holidays are difficult times … Continue reading

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Wear purple today – It’s Alzheimers Action Day

My mother passed away last year after being overtaken and consumed by this horrible disease.  Even though she physically left me that day, in reality she left me close to fourteen years ago when she last said my name – … Continue reading

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