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Day 264 A long day but still Ok.
Tuesday, May 05, 2015      1 comments

This day started really early because yoga class is at 9 am 20 miles away. So I have to be up and moving early for me. Then I stopped at mom and dad's. Hung around awhile to make sure everything was OK. Then came home to get a little work do... Read more
Day 263 Back to my odd normal.
Monday, May 04, 2015      1 comments

Every morning I get up do my shoulder exercises and run to town. Today of course my dad had a list of phone calls he needed me to make and my mom was wondering how to turn on her computer again. So after my check in with them I stopped a... Read more
Day 262 The excitement is over but the visit was great.
Sunday, May 03, 2015      2 comments

I really enjoyed having one of my kids here even if it was only for a very short time. I understand that they have jobs and kids and partners and all that but once in a while you just need them to give you a hug and tell you that you did a goo... Read more
Day 261 Nothing like a grown kid to make you feel better.
Saturday, May 02, 2015      4 comments

I had a wonderful day with my son. We did have a long talk about the fact that he may never see is grandparents again. We also talked about my little breakdown yesterday. He actually thinks it came from his father always making sure everythin... Read more
Day 260 I hate demons that haunt my mind.
Friday, May 01, 2015      1 comments

Some really old demons came to give me a really hard time today. I had no problem this morning. I was confident and I knew how I was spending my day and looking forward to tomorrow. I got my hair done and then went to mom's and helped h... Read more
Day 259 Today I took myself on a road trip.
Thursday, April 30, 2015      2 comments

I pretty much ran away today. I did go to town to check on mom and dad this morning and sign some more papers for the sharing of information. But when they went off down the hall with their walkers to lunch I said good bye and went on another ... Read more
Day 258 A huge sigh of relieve along with a weird surprise.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015      3 comments

Well my mom is in their new apartment tonight. The nurses will come and help her change into her pj's and make sure she uses her nebulizer. They will also come and help her dress in the morning and make sure she takes her pills. This is a hug... Read more
Day 257 We have a weather reporting shoulder now
Tuesday, April 28, 2015      5 comments

I didn't do anything out of the ordinary yesterday but woke up this morning with a stiff neck and left shoulder. That is the one that I've been working on. Of course about an hour later a little rain moved thru. It stayed cloudy most of the d... Read more
Day 256 A new normal.
Monday, April 27, 2015      5 comments

I think my new normal will be running into town at least every other day to check on the parents. My mom will be joining my dad in the assisted living apt. on Wed. This is so exciting. I've been putting off several of my projects during... Read more
Day 255 The sun is your friend.
Sunday, April 26, 2015      4 comments

I sure have noticed over the last couple of weeks that my moods are very different on sunny days and cloudy days. I of course ran into town today to check on dad. He was looking for something I happened to know we hadn't moved. So I ra... Read more
Day 254 The best laid plans of ???????
Saturday, April 25, 2015      2 comments

Of course I should have known better than to think they wouldn't need me today. I was trying to sleep in when the phone call came. "Get IN HERE WE don;t know what to do with some of this stuff". Thrown on some clothes and 6 hours later I'm ho... Read more
Day 253 Todays title is The Agony of Waiting
Friday, April 24, 2015      1 comments

It was hard to get the day started after the last couple of day with bright sunshine in the mornings and today met us with gray clouds. But I did go get my hair done and then came home and waited for it to be time to go to town and see mother. ... Read more
Day 252 Really fun all about me day (mostly)
Thursday, April 23, 2015      2 comments

The day started early with yoga class, then I picked up my prescriptions, ran to the post office and took the dog home. It was cool enough this morning for him to go along for a while. Then it was off to Quilt class and a tiny bit of shopping ... Read more
Day 251 5 reasons to love your SP friends
Wednesday, April 22, 2015      3 comments

#1 They listen and aren't critical when you are overwhelmed by real life problems. #2 A lot of times some of their comments help you look at things in a different way than you could see. #3 Sometime when you need a laugh there i... Read more
Day 250 More road blocks and stumbling stones
Tuesday, April 21, 2015      2 comments

Late this afternoon the facility for my parents called and can't do my mother's evaluation tomorrow. My brother can't bring her until Fri. and so we wait. She cries on the phone because she wants to be with dad so bad and out of that stupid h... Read more

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