My Mom

Mom: Doing what we love to do together

My Mom, Betty Evans, was a painter before macular degeneration and alzheimers' robbed her of her sight and her ability to translate her visions onto canvas. I miss her painting....

May 10, 2009

Living at Peace with Alzheimer’s at home vigil

You need Some quiet time, maybe some quiet music, maybe just quiet. A Candle Consider There are over 5,000,000 Americans living with Alzheimer's. Alzheimer's is the 6th leading cause of...

March 23, 2009

Living in Peace With Alzheimer’s

Living in Peace with Alzheimer's A quiet candlelight vigil For Caretakers and People affected by Alzheimer's Monday, March 23, 2009  -  7:30 - 8:30 pm King Street Park Northumberland, PA...

March 23, 2009

My Mom, Pain in the Elderly

My Poor Little Mommy, In addition to her dementia, she has osteoperosis and stenosis. (And a couple other back problems.) Her spine is slowly collapsing. I don't question that I...

September 26, 2008

My Mom:

Well, today, I'm taking my mom to the dentist. She's had a major piece of asphalt fall out of a tooth. Normally, she's incredibly compliant with doctors. She's always liked...

September 16, 2008

Ladies Who Lunch: My Mom

My mom Betty lives in a nursing home. She has dementia and at the age of 87 doesn't have lots of conversation left - most of the time! Sometimes there...

September 12, 2008