Tag Archives: health

Becoming More Like My Mother

There is much I have always admired about my mother.  She was the one who took care of the banking and bill paying.  She planned ahead for large medical expenses and secretly saved enough to cover the bills (because dad … Continue reading

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Assisted Living – Sometimes it works well and Sometimes it doesn’t!

When I went to visit dad today I found his aide was in his room shaving him – while he sat in his Lazy Boy!  She said she found it was the easiest way to get him to allow her … Continue reading

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