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Alzheimer's End Care
Tuesday, August 23, 2016      7 comments

Twenty years ago I needed a part time job. I had left a full time career position in retail sales management because I was burned out. I had some savings and was able to do some traveling but I needed an income. I was very good at sales so some ... Read more
Friday, June 26, 2015      2 comments

well even though i haven't been perfect at following my plan this week i am loosing the 6 pounds that I gained. I am proud of my self... Read more
Thursday, June 25, 2015      0 comments

I struggle daily with being the best possible caregiver that I can. I know in my heart of hearts that I'm doing the best I can for my mother. She is healthy, eats better than I do, her clothes are clean she is safe , has 24 hour supervision and... Read more
Thursday, June 25, 2015      0 comments

Okay I didn't follow the plan as well as I would have liked in the last 24 hours but from this moment forward it's a new day and it's another chance to improve. I can do this be my own best cheerleader. I can be the best me possible which includ... Read more
new day new me
Sunday, June 21, 2015      0 comments

okay I'm not giving up on my self again. I was doing okay on weight watchers and having a coach helped but only losing 25 lbs in a year just wasn't enough. I had done so well on the 6 week body makeover and I decided I wanted to try again so her... Read more
Care Givers
Sunday, December 14, 2014      2 comments

I am writing to all family members and close friends of caregivers. Just a few dos and don'ts. Don't come for your once yearly visit and tell me that it is time for mom to go into a long term care facility. Ask what I think, after all I take ca... Read more
New Beginnings
Sunday, May 26, 2013      5 comments

I made huge steps in just 24 hours. I actually took pictures of myself and looked at them. I hate to see pictures of myself. When I was slender and attractive I had a supremely poor body image. If you look at family pictures ( and I have recentl... Read more