My love for my God has grown so much lately and I have to give him Praise and all the Glory for what He has done in my life. This was originally the last sentence in this post but it is the most important sentence so I moved it to the top. My relationship with… Continue reading 06.05.21 May 30 – June 5, 2021 old folks luncheon, seafood gumbo, Thanks Leanna, I love God, plumbing problems, homemade Wendy’s frosty, BUNN tea urn, Buddy and Benny, pulling weeds, Buddy’s vet visit, blueberries, Roy’s email, my selu.edu email, haircut, second tomato, new pots for plants, and more!
09.01.18 Brain Healthy Foods, Reposted from 09.01.15
September 1, 2018 - I wrote this three years ago, seems like yesterday. My blood sugar and A1C are significantly better than they were back then. My blood pressure (without medicine) is now under control. Not sure about recent cholesterol since I stopped taking medicine for that. I have an appointment with Dr.Valdes to go… Continue reading 09.01.18 Brain Healthy Foods, Reposted from 09.01.15
08.25.18 Rewiring My Brain and Stepping into Alzheimer’s World, by Bob DeMarco
Once you start to understand how things work in Alzheimer's World - you get calm and comfortable. Once you get calm and comfortable you give off a better "vibe" to someone that has Alzheimer's. Over time as you learn how to understand, cope and communicate with a person living with dementia you will find that… Continue reading 08.25.18 Rewiring My Brain and Stepping into Alzheimer’s World, by Bob DeMarco
08.08.18 How stress affects the brain
Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - We tend to think of stress as an immediate problem: The boss hovering over our desks; the mad dash to the subway at the end of a long day. And in the short-term, stress makes us feel irritable, anxious, tense, distracted and forgetful. But that’s only part of the story.… Continue reading 08.08.18 How stress affects the brain
08.10.18 Alzheimer’s and Dementia from the patient’s perspective reblogged from January 2015
August 14, 2018 - Since I originally wrote this in 2015 I've found two very interesting dementia patients who still communicate pretty well. One, Rick Phelps, started a Facebook group called Memory People. Here is a link to that group: Memory People on Facebook I've shared some of Rick's writing before and plan to share soon… Continue reading 08.10.18 Alzheimer’s and Dementia from the patient’s perspective reblogged from January 2015
06.02.17 One last look – well not really!
Friday, June 2, 2017 - This was originally put together the day before I was taken to the hospital by ambulance on Thursday, May 4th for the bleeding ulcer. We thought we were leaving to see Route 66 on Monday, May 8th. But no, we're still home enjoying all the beauty we are blessed to… Continue reading 06.02.17 One last look – well not really!
08.03.13 Blueberries, chipmunks and hummingbirds!
Blueberries, blueberries and more blueberries! We’ve heard about the delicious wild blueberries up here since we first arrived and they have finally ripened and are ready for pickin! Roy and I went out twice this week to pick some. They are much tinier than regular blueberries but they taste just as great. We’ve picked a… Continue reading 08.03.13 Blueberries, chipmunks and hummingbirds!