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The Caregiver's Gift

I was a guest at a party last weekend. There were plenty of people I did not know but we were all there to celebrate a mutual friend’s retirement as an educator. 592 more words

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Sign

Up the road from the Bossy Spa is largely ranch land. Ranchers cultivate some of their land, ploughing and sowing seeds and harvesting, but they leave some of the land untouched with natural thicket and forest and scrub, providing nutrients for the soil and habitat for beneficial plants and creatures. 463 more words

Caregiver

If you forget how to have fun, perform in drag.

I work. I take care of my daughter. I work. I clean the house. I get up in the middle of the night and take care of my daughter. 372 more words

Life

10 Minute Conversation

The conversation today centered around caregiving. Not the burden of it. The positive of it.

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  • building memories to last a lifetime which surface again and again, keeping love and the loved one alive, long after death steals them away.
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Turtle

Harassment doesn’t only happen in human interactions. This is a picture of a harassed turtle. On one of my first photo safaris with a phone capable of going under water I saw this turtle, about a foot in diameter, swimming along the edge of the creek. 427 more words

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Brian Kursonis: Early Onset Alzheimer’s Patient and Advocate Has a Heart to Help

by Ann Campanella

Brian Kursonis, who has early-onset Alzheimer’s, and I met for the first time back in April of 2017. He showed up at the memory care facility where I was doing a reading from… 967 more words

Alzheimer's

5 Healthy Ways to Relieve Caregiver Burden

Caring for a loved one who has a serious illness or can be stressful emotionally. Seniors who have an age-related disease may have higher stress levels and they tend to spend less time with family and friends. 377 more words

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