Tag Archives: caregiver stress

Telling Mother

After my father died at 95, Mother was lost. She became ill and although she improved, couldn’t live alone, so her neighbors helped, and Bo and I drove the 185 miles between our home and hers weekly, passing one another … Continue reading

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What else?

Are the stars misaligned? I can’t keep up with the things that are going wrong …. hoping it all ends today, the last day of September. First,  of course, I had my knee surgery so I’m essentially out of commission.  Still … Continue reading

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Night Lights

It happened in January. I wanted to watch Downton Abbey.  All week I alerted everyone in the house  that Sunday night from 8 to 10 there would be absolute quiet in the family room. Watch the show with me or … Continue reading

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