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The Belt

Wednesday, July 16

I had to help Grandpa up today. Wrap a big belt around that big belly, yank it tight, “1 . . . 2 . 63 more words

A Great Day with Mom

Two weekends in a row, due to first car trouble and then illness, I’ve had little to no time to spend with my mom. But we made up for it yesterday! 974 more words

Alive Inside: Music + Dementia

Music & Memory is a nonprofit that provides personalized music therapy for patients with Alzheimer’s Disease or other forms of dementia:

Based on neuroscience research,  106 more words

Not Enough Air

Tuesday, July 15

“WELL, HELLO THERE!” That’s been my greeting from Grandpa for the past 35 years. First thing in the morning, walking in from shopping, surprising him as I dash out of the kitchen, it’s always been the same. 125 more words

Aging Parents: Possessions, Money, Handwritten Wills part 2

We read about high net-worth people’s contested wills, be it the Astors, or other wealthy people. Indeed, just last month one of these high-profile contested  654 more words

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Just a Pat on the Hand

I was not at my best yesterday.  Four hours of sleep and the stress of getting Mom’s apartment ready to pack evidently were not a good combination.  245 more words


Aging Parents: Their Possessions, Their Money-- Now and After Death

What is it that fractures families after parents die?
Reducing the risk


 When I was around 21 years of age, I remember going to the new home of my boyfriend’s friend, Pete. 501 more words

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