Category Archives: child

So Many Stories

Today, mom is gone having a good respite with good friends.  Dad and I are just hanging out…chillin.  As mom was walking out the door, she says, ‘here’s a box of old photos that you might like to go through.’  … Continue reading

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Two months After

It’s been two months since dad had his stroke.  I realize there are updates that need to be made, one of those being that we do think it was a stroke.  We had conflicting doctor views on this but I … Continue reading

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The wrong kind of milestone

There are happy milestones and sad milestones, some you wait impatiently for and some you hope and pray you never experience.  Dad is experiencing many of the latter and by association we are too.  Today I was reminded of this … Continue reading

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Restructuring

I’m doing a bit of restructuring with this blog.  I’ve actually started a new one and will only use this one for what it has become, a place to talk about dad’s journey and update those who like to check … Continue reading

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Reflections

It’s been a while since I’ve written anything on this blog.  I’ve written dozens of posts in my head but they just don’t ever seem to make it onto the blog!  🙂  A few days ago, I spent a bit … Continue reading

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Love in little ways…

Love in little ways…. This was written by our daughter, who spent 2 months in S. Africa and Zambia this summer.  She has a blog where she’s blogging about the experiences she had while gone.  This post was just begging … Continue reading

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Living and Loving through LBD

2/15/2012 Actually, I think the title is incorrect because you don’t live through LBD.  You die from it or from complications of it.  We, his caregivers, have to live through it but right now I’m asking myself how?  How do … Continue reading

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