Tag Archives: Alzheimers

In Memoriam

I’m taking a slight departure from my usual posts to remember someone who left this plane of existence five years ago today.  As some of you may (or may not) know, my mother suffered from Alzheimer’s Disease the last 15 … Continue reading

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Travel Week: Boston Public Garden

Let me first say a little something here.  One of the many things I did when on this getaway to Boston with DH was to meet a dear friend of mine; a friend I have known for 17+ years now.  … Continue reading

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I miss you

I Miss You Even though you’ve been gone for over 2 years now you are still missed. The pangs of loss have lessened with the passing of time but you were gone a long time before you physically left this … 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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The Longest Day (Alzheimer’s)

This past weekend when I drove past the office where I used to work, I noticed there was a big purple banner in the window of the association that said something about longest but as we were heading off to … 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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