Category Archives: Spiritual

Plodding on

Watching your dad slip away very, very slowly through a process involving great suffering is beyond hard.  I think I’m getting toughened though.  Things that would have, at one time, sent me into deep grief I now handle fairly easily.  … Continue reading

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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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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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Welcome

This blog is dedicated to my dad who has Lewy Body Dementia. Dad’s been a small scale farmer all his life and dedicated the last 25 years to pioneering organic fish bone fertilizer in Alaska.  He started Alaska Sea-Ag, his … Continue reading

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