Monthly Archives: October 2013

A Halloween Visitor at the Assisted Living Facility

Today my son and grandson were there too when I visited dad at his Assisted Living Facility.  The resident always enjoy seeing little Georgie on his weekly visits.  Today was extra-special for them all too because today Georgie wore his … Continue reading

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An Unusual Sunday

Last Sunday when I went to visit dad, I brought along some items for him.  I met dad in the lounge and told him I was there but that I would be putting some things in his room first before … Continue reading

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Dad and His Lady Friends

When dad first moved into his current assisted living facility (ALF) community after mom passed away, he isolated himself in his room.  Almost 2 years ago, he was just starting to be more social by sitting in the television lounge when he became … Continue reading

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Dad’s Memories

I brought some pictures with me when I visited dad this week.  They were very old pictures from the 1930’s.  I asked dad about the time and place for these pictures, and he identified them all for me.  I asked … Continue reading

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