A Caregiver’s Story…. Update to A Body at Rest

Mom went in for her initial evaluation at the physical therapist. I thought mom did really well. And despite that the exercise, at times, left her trying to catch her breath, she appeared to enjoy herself. In trying to get in better physical health, don’t we all experience breathlessness with activity we aren’t used to? That […]

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Caregiver’s Story….A Body at Rest

As with all people, mom is going to die. I am not being morbid; I am being a realist. Now, mind you, I am not trying to hurry it along. I’ve told mom many times, at fifty plus years old, I am not ready to be an orphan. In attempt to extend moms life and quality […]

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A Caregiver’s Story …. Alive for 88 Years

  Alive on this earth for 88 years. I cannot begin to fathom the changes mom witnessed over the years. From being a child of the depression to the information age. From living a simple life on a farm to instant everything. Every year, I have asked mom what she would like for dinner and dessert on […]

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Out To the Woods, Also

How does that nursery rhyme go?  “To market, to market, to buy a fat hog…”  Well, I am not off to procure a pig but it is ten in the morning and still, I am not beating the rising heat index. I have whistled for Sadie and we are headed out to the state forest that abuts […]

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Warning, Article With Language – Reblog

I have gotten so tired of articles that dictate what a woman of a certain age should or should not be wearing.  As the title suggest, there is language in it.   Source: 24 Things Women Over 30 Should Wear

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