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92nd birthday

Happy 92nd Birthday Grandma, I love you so much.  Even if you don’t remember it’s your birthday, we always will. Big Blow Yummy There is no question that good food makes Grandma happy.   How cute she is! Her wish … Continue reading

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So you think

It is so sad to watch a loved one who is aging and ill.  I am watching a beautiful intelligent woman suffering with dementia make absolutely no sense.  Someone who took pride in her appearance and loved the finer things … Continue reading

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Distortion

Grandma’s dementia is full blown today. She has fallen twice because she has forgotten she can not walk and continues to try and get out of bed. She is talking total nonsense. She broke out in hysterical laughter over a … Continue reading

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Senior Tablets

Well it’s been over an hour since we pressed the nurses light and no one has come in. Very glad it is not an emergency!  So frustrating…..! I came in today and my grandmother was using her senior tablet. We … Continue reading

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Rehab Blues

While at rehab this week….. One day this week I arrived at the rehab where my grandmother is staying. She said, “I am wet” (referring to she had wet herself). I said, “don’t worry, I will change you”. She said, … Continue reading

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Turn of events

After only 5 months of living in her new home, my Grandmother had a stroke which has left her paralyzed on her left side.  She is unable to get out of bed on her own, walk, sit, eat……  She is … Continue reading

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Getting Things Ready for Grandma

There is nothing simple about being a caregiver. It’s a job we do because we love someone so much and someone has to step up and do it.  It’s very hard work and sometimes physically and emotionally exhausting.  Many times … Continue reading

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