Tag Archives: caregiving

Dad

my heart breaks every day as I miss your friendship, laughter, wisdom and soul.  I promise I’ll turn my sadness into smiles as I think of the goodness you brought to the world…the opportunities you gave me to flourish….the siblings … Continue reading

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Sweetmelissa

Help those around you — we are on earth a short time — be the best you can be… Continue reading

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Say a prayer for Michael Brown

To whom it may concern…..we are all going to get old… To whom it may concern…..I don’t wear as much makeup as I use to… To whom it may concern….I don’t wear a bikini anymore…. To whom it may concern….I … Continue reading

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DD or Starbuck’s

time for a break… not going to happen… sweetmelissa is going to visit… here today, gone tomorrow… no one really cares…. waiting for the winter air to rush on in…. hope the cold air will erase the past… too many … 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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Fall is the new summer

summer heat as we fall into fall…. make me smile….. I want to wear boots….. my gray is turning blonde under the dryer…. I’ll feel pretty and be Able to keep the faith time for Starbucks…..

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Throw back Thursday!

the birds are singing, the flowers are blossoming, the gardeners are mowing already and it feels like winter outside… I’ll look back on these days with fondness as I complain about the heat in the summer and scream for my … Continue reading

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Rambling

I have a sense of panic…..I’m breathing and trying to find solace in the air around me…. losing your sense of self, esteem and earthly belongings ain’t easy… people are bubbling around me eating their muffins, tea and crumpets talking … Continue reading

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Caregiving and Jeopardy

caregiving is the loneliest job in the world….. I try to find laughter along the way… everyone thinks they know…..they don’t…. just don’t try and lose weight along the way….don’t think you’ll find time to get your roots done…. get … Continue reading

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Scared but not sad

I’m scared but not sad…..no one prepared me for caregiving and I’m all alone. I want the best for all, however, I don’t want the end result. I want “Back to the Future”…. Bruce would bring me peace for a … Continue reading

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