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Walk To End Alzheimer’s 5K Walk/Run, Update

On November 1st I am participating in the Huntington Beach, Ca., “Walk To End Alzheimer’s 5K Walk/Run.” Actually the Sacramento Extension Walk, the walk is in Southern California and I will be walking the same distance up here in Sacramento, Ca. I have joined a friends team, GJ who’s husband Steve was recently diagnosed with…

As Memories Fade, 08152014

When I woke up this morning and helped Trish get the dogs into the car for their weekly, weekend trip to the Starbucks drive thru. On my way back into the house I grabbed the morning paper, “The Sacramento Bee, August 3, 2014.” My normal routine is to glance over the cover page and then…

It Is What It Is

After my mom had her lung surgery the saying, “It Is What It Is,” became on of her favorites, along with, “Zip It.” My daughter even painted it on canvas as a gift and she is proudly displaying it in her room at ManorCare Health Services as she recovers from breaking her femur. Only today…

The Queen and the Grape, Part II

This post will cover days 2-4 for when mom was in the Sutter, Roseville hospital. It takes the surgery center almost 4-1/2 hours to locate a room for mom. In a hospital with 300-325 beds you would think they would have rooms open for patients coming over from surgery and not make them wait in…