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Update...Still Life With Dementia

I have no written in a long, long while…so I thought I would post an update let everyone know what has been going on for us…after taking a hiatus from the word of dementia for the summer, in order just focus on life. 637 kata lagi


Keep Going: How To Stay Positive While Being A Caregiver

Today I wanted to talk along the lines of how to stay positive while being a caregiver. Although I am not certified, it’s difficult watching a family member slowly decrease in all areas of their body and brain. 444 kata lagi


So You're Putting Mom/Dad In A Nursing Home: Do's And Don'ts

I know from personal experience that making the decision to put a loved one in a long term care facility (ie: Nursing Home) is tough. So let me help you with a few things I’ve learned from experience as the aide taking care of the residents. 907 kata lagi

Walk to End Alzheimer's

“That was so nice” mom keeps saying . . . “how much they did and that one song that girl sang”. It was the National Anthem, but mom just couldn’tΒ quite put her finger on the name of the song no matter how many times I helped her recall the name of it. 408 kata lagi


A heartbeat...

…that is all it takes. One heartbeat between life and death. He was a good man. He had a family. He loved the people in his life in the best possible way; by being there. 262 kata lagi