Monthly Archives: August 2014

Dad’s Dental Appointment

Last time I wrote about dad’s chipped tooth.  I admit I worried about it more than I should have – as usual.  The day of his appointment I was so stressed I could hardly eat lunch.  My stomach just wouldn’t … Continue reading

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Caregiving, Blogging and Dad’s Broken Tooth

Last week when I published a post, a message popped up telling me it was my 250th post!  I was surprised though I have been writing this blog since December 2011.  When I started, dad had recently been discharged from … Continue reading

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Very Inspiring Blogger Award — Thank You!

Yesterday I was honored to receive a nomination for the “Very Inspiring Blogger Award” from Ginkgoguy. First I want to tell you about his inspiring blog — “Not Forgotten” as I have been following his posts for quite awhile now.  While … Continue reading

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Good Health News

I mentioned earlier that I have had some health issues that were being followed up.  I had some tests which were then followed by more “follow-up tests” based on the results of the first tests.  Now I have heard from … Continue reading

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A Vacation For the Caregiver

Last week I told dad I would take him out to lunch the next day, but I when I made that promise, I had forgotten that I had medical tests scheduled early the next afternoon.  Instead when I visited dad I told him … Continue reading

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