Desire, Believe and then Ponder “For it came to pass after I had desired to know the things that my father had seen, and believing that the Lord was able to make them known unto me, as I sat pondering in mine heart I was caught away in the Spirit of the Lord….And the Spirit… Continue reading Looking for an Answer?
Cue Rocky music Dad made it! I made it! WE made it! Today, March 16, 2016, sometime in the afternoon, Dad officially became the oldest member EVER of all his ancestors and equivalent relatives. He has surpassed his great-grandmother, Elizabeth Bullard Hyde’s, record of 101 and 53 days and he’s still going strong. Because I… Continue reading We Are the Champions of the World
Tonight’s words of wisdom from Dad: “Good news! I just urinated!” Ok, now, putting it into context, this was stated as I transferred Dad from his recliner to his walker to his wheelchair on the way to his bedroom, which then involves a changing of the guard…as in double Depends. He is always very happy… Continue reading I Guess That Depends
And so we come to part 3 of the pie chart See that big ‘ol yellow Pac-Man wannabe, seemingly chomping away at any awareness I may have had of what I did or did not know when it came to Alzheimer’s or Lewy Bodies Dementia? That pretty much sums up what it felt like when… Continue reading Body of All Possible Knowledge pt 3
6 Things I know I knew My sister is building a house and in the course of making some decisions about options available in the build she said, “I don’t know what I don’t know,” which got me thinking about a pie chart I’d seen before and how it related to my caring for my… Continue reading Body of All Possible Knowledge pt 1
One of the games we still play around this house is “Remember when?” which usually involves a sentence that includes “…Mom did/said…” This little game often keeps us laughing over and over again. It doesn’t matter what the memory is, 3 1/2 years later many of the stories involving her Lewy Bodies are pretty entertaining.… Continue reading Questions I Can’t Answer