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Gavin the great white squirrel scarer

Yesterday afternoon old Gavin decided to make a vocal round of the yard.

He barked for the sake of barking at each corner of the yard. 97 more words

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Lessons Learned as the Worst Caregiver Ever

An unexpected fall caused a near pelvic disaster for my ninety-five year old Grandmother. Suddenly her life and the lives of my mom and I are hurled into new territory as she works to recover from a fracture in her pelvis. 622 more words

Sanctification

To boldly go where no...okay, not really...

I boldly go nowhere. I spend far too much time at home.

Inside.

What if things sounded like this:

I boldly go to the basement and do laundry. 36 more words

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What I've learned from being a Caregiver

Happy Friday Y’all!

So as many of y’all know, I work part time as a caregiver for my mother who suffers from Dementia, Aphasia, and Parkinson’s. 642 more words

"Florence Foster Jenkins"--An Example of The Elasticity of Marriage and the Caregiving Spouse

I have learned most of what I know about history and society and morality from reading good novels and watching good movies (I admit I go to TV more for the escape). 445 more words

Coping With A Spouse's Cognitive Impairment

Yeah, the person who didn't want a cell phone...

Has embraced it.

My car is set up so I can use my phone hands free when needed.

I just, last night, downloaded a grocery list app because the last time G and I went to the grocery store, I forgot my list. 53 more words

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Dysfunctional Family of the Y ear

You would think that having a terminally ill family member would bring us closer. Circle the wagons, rally the troops? or not…

I knew this was going south when I got an email from my brother Wednesday morning-the subject line was “Unbridled loathing” 157 more words