Roller Coaster Ride….

I love Roller Coasters! My favorite is Space Mountain at Disneyland because it’s mostly in the dark and you never “see” it coming! Well…… that’s fine for pure pleasure but in real life I think most folks, (myself included) like to “see” it coming; it’s those unexpected twists and turns that can really throw us … More Roller Coaster Ride….

What’s best……?

I have always prayed and trusted in my higher power. Today, it is like the air I breathe, extremely valuable if I want to survive. My next indicated step, in response to the potential physical violence from my LO, who has Young-onset Alzheimer’s, is to have a “Plan B”. Yes, I know that her tirades … More What’s best……?


There was a “goof-up” from the Dr.’s office in getting the report to the DMV; I had to call after 6 weeks of feverishly checking the mailbox, to no avail.  They hadn’t sent it in! Once I was sure it was faxed in, it was another 4 weeks before the “you have to re-test” letter came. She … More Update:

God’s Angels…..

There’s a saying in AA that, “God doesn’t give you more than you can handle”.  I believe that….. but I also believe that it doesn’t mean you have to do it alone. I believe God gives us Angels here on earth, helpers, if you will. My LO is retreating socially more and more. Anytime I … More God’s Angels…..

“The Living Hell of an Alzheimer’s Caregiver” – Author Unknown

It’s early in the morning … I’m alone, trying to get ahead of the game. What will the coming hours bring? No two days are ever the same. I hear you awaken. My blood pressure begins to rise. You see only me, in your eyes. As your day begins, mine fades away. Your needs are … More “The Living Hell of an Alzheimer’s Caregiver” – Author Unknown