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The Silver Lining

Follow on from: https://amalijaamalie.wordpress.com/2015/01/31/the-silver-lining/

Each face, and each person – regardless of their histories, was a gem to me. Someone to love and give dignity and peace to. 2,216 more words


It's Happened....She's Gone.

So it was a rather quick decline.  It started with swelling in her feet and ankles a week ago.  They admitted her to the program.  Midweek, I called her on my way home from work and she was talking as if drunk.   639 more words


Happy Bytes

 Some little things that always make me smile -

  • The way pine tree branches sway and bend in the wind
  • A cat’s paws flexing in and out while they purr…
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Rethinking the Need for Long-Term Care Insurance

Rethinking the Need for Long-Term Care Insurance is an informative article about a product that is critically needed but definitely undersold.  It is a tragedy to deplete all the assets you have accumulated over your lifetime by not having this insurance protection in place.  54 more words

In the service of others

I have a dad who happens to have Alzheimer’s and a young adult son who is on autistic spectrum (now just called spectrum, formally known as Asperger’s syndrome).  378 more words



Harry dialed his son. “The neighbors came over to scoop off the front walk.”

His son, Dean,  lived across town and hadn’t made it out yet. 208 more words