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Thanksgiving Guests

For the first time in many years, our family is accepting an invitation to another family’s Thanksgiving table.  We’ve cooked and hosted for many years (I think most of our 25 years as a married couple), but this year an offer has come and we are ready to receive. 317 more words

Care Giving


             Thank you for the get-well wishes.  I’ve never had extensive surgery inside my mouth before, so I didn’t really know what to expect for back-on-my-feet time.   361 more words

Thanksgiving Dinner Plans

Health limitations, sensory issues, simple childlike stubborness… for any number of reasons, feeding those in our care is at once simple and aggravating.

Aggravating because we go to much trouble to spread a table with stuff they’ll ignore… simple because we know there’s just one that… 168 more words

Care Giving

Pride, gets the best of me every time

No one who achieves success does so without acknowledging the help of others. The wise and confident acknowledge this help with gratitude

-Alfred North Whitehead… 617 more words

How to accept help in 100 easy steps.

Jose and I finally had our very first night away. I know, I know, I’ve been hyping this thing up for weeks. The preparation for our little getaway seriously occupied my mind non-stop right to the last minute. 495 more words


But he's got a nice beat you can dance to

We were at an event in support of the community agency that is such an important part of Joey’s life.

Another family brought their daughter, Piper, also a child living with special needs. 114 more words

Care Giving

New Release - My Pet Cat Mac by Allison Shoemaker



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8″ x 10″ (20.32 x 25.4 cm)

Full Color Bleed on White paper
36 pages

ISBN-13: 978-1517057398… 223 more words