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Alzheimer's Reading Room

If you haven’t checked out the Alzheimer’s Reading Room, I recommend heading over there after you finish reading my blog. It was founded by Bob DeMarco, who is a noted leader in the Alzheimer’s community, having done many lectures, speaking engagements, and building the Alzheimer’s Reading Room to educate all. 54 more words

Alzheimer's Disease And Other Dementias

A Banana & Nilla Wafers To Go...

I went to visit Daddy today.

I haven’t been in quite awhile.  1st sister has and Momma has – but not me.  It’s probably been close to a month. 1,213 more words



I was inspired to post today’s poem by Robert Lee Brewer’s prompt at http://www.writersdigest.com/whats-new/2015-april-pad-challenge-day-24 . I wrote it years ago, and it’s included in my collection, … 110 more words

Abbie Johnson Taylor

A gift

My hands fumble on the keys of the piano, stumbling out a few notes in attempts to learn a new song, one I have not played before. 634 more words

Life Lessons

A Wish List - Bereavement is not contagious

During our Grief Group Wednesday night, our facilitators gave us a copy of a Wish List that they had come across a few years ago and have been sharing with theirs groups.  542 more words


Stop Pretending

Our older daughter was going through her books yesterday, deciding which to donate and which to keep, when she came across the autobiographical book  Stop Pretending… 110 more words

102 year old woman watching movies of herself dancing

In addition to information about caregiving I’d like to pass on stories about seniors that are inspirational and moving.  Here’s one I saw today, hope you enjoy watching it as much as I did!   10 more words