Category Archives: Parents, peace, war

Healing

everyone tells me to be brave…..think happy thoughts… I’m just trying to get through the minutes of the day… It has been 2 months since dad died…..everyone wants plans for the future… I’m just happy to take a walk and … Continue reading

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Dad

Dad, thank you for being my hero… Dad, thank you for being my strength… Dad, thank you for giving me the opportunity to travel the world… Dad, thank you for teaching me the future is our strength, never look back… … Continue reading

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Paris Fashion Week

My dad is now in hospice and the world is focusing on Bruce Jennner’s gender. One has nothing to do with the other, yet, nothing makes sense anymore. I love my amazing dad and the world continues to spin. Happy … Continue reading

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Blood pressure Boiling!

The Giants lost….took my mind off life… Felt the need for a beer with each interception… Blood pressure went down… Watched one game on iPad…another on iPhone…how sad?! How sad and yet such fun.. 3 people in different rooms watching … Continue reading

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One Lucky Girl

The NY Giants won…. Straight hair is around the corner…. I still can smile…. My sibling is a candidate for coward of the month….. He continues to emotionally and financially abuse my parents… I won’t give in….I’ll fight for them…. … Continue reading

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Caregiver’s Reality

as a caregiver I know no boundaries everything is new…. my past is my present and I always prepare for the unknown….that is somewhat my own oxymoron … I wait for help that doesn’t come and search for Apple Apps … Continue reading

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My dad…the glider pilot

Dad was a glider pilot…..I know so little….. He talks about his family and his future …he is 97…. The men of history are made of heart and stone….. Their courage were guts and their lives were an adventure… Dad … Continue reading

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Pretty and Helpless

it is hard to write again….dad will be 97 next Monday ….he is doing better than I… he is my magic….he makes me laugh and yet I’m scared of the inevitable… caregiving has taken away my confidence…I use to feel … Continue reading

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