Monthly Archives: May 2013

Medication Management Mixup — Again! (MEDCO/Express Scripts and Dad’s ALF Both Messed Up)

Last week I was away from home all day on a local tour of one of the sights that school kids and out of town visitors usually see.  After living here over 4 years I have just started to do … Continue reading

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The Technology I Can’t Live Without

Thirty years ago I didn’t have an internet connection and I didn’t miss it.  I wasn’t yet addicted to my home computer, email, Facebook, blogs and more.  I tried to remind myself of that over the weekend, as again I … Continue reading

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Catching Up on Clutter — Partly…

I always thought that once I retired I would have time to do everything I wanted to do.  My house would finally be neat and clean and I would be able to take part in all the activities that I … Continue reading

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Best Moment and WordPress Family Awards

First I apologize for being too busy to blog recently.  I have a lot to write about but few free moments to write.  I do not want to wait any longer though to acknowledge two awards I recently received. I … Continue reading

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Caring for the Caregiver – Part 2

Last time I wrote about how important it is to make time for ourselves as we give care to our loved ones.  I was pleased that I had scheduled many preventive exams and tests with quite a few physicians during … Continue reading

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