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Incredible Letter from Aging Mother to Daughter

My dear girl, the day you see I’m getting old, I ask you to please be patient, but most of all, try to understand what I’m going through. If when we talk, I repeat the same thing a thousand times, … Continue reading

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Summer2014

Hello all….Been a while since I’ve posted about Life With Momma (Blanche) She’s had a series of health issues…that has keep me bending over backward. The thing is the devotion from a daughter to her mother. It runs deep. It’s … Continue reading

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Holidays 2013

Feeling like this could be a great reminder for all of us in our lives…. Happy Holidaze…..to all of you…. Be in the now moment. Lao Tse, from the Tao said: “If you are depressed you are in the past. If … Continue reading

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From Maya Angelou

Don’t break the elastic! In April, Maya Angelou was interviewed byOprah on her 70+ birthday.. Oprah asked her what she thought of growing older.  And, there on television, she said it was ‘exciting…’ Regarding body changes, she said there were many, occurring every … Continue reading

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Sweet Lorraine

what a gorgeous story of love…. read on… The Heartwarming Story of an Elderly Widower’s Heartbreaking Song When Fred Stobaugh’s wife Lorraine passed away earlier this year, he felt he needed to say goodbye one last time. “She gave me … Continue reading

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Wish of a Lifetime

This organization grants wishes for the elderly from 80 to 100+… http://www.seniorwish.org The activities director where Blanche lives asked her recently what her wish would be if she could have one wish. Instantly Momma said, “Oh, I’d like to take … Continue reading

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Getting things under control

I am so happy to report that I found a fabulous non-profit in Boulder called Carry-Out Caravan that actually does food shopping for the elderly. It relieves me of some of the duties I do….to have more time for myself…..That … Continue reading

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The Ins and the Outs…..

Taking care of Momma in the way that I do, surely has me remember what my husband and brother do for her also…This is a shared deal….we all do different things regarding her health and well being…financials and medications…..but we … Continue reading

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Another reminder for Right Now….by Eckart Tolle

Eckart Tolle: Why You Aren’t At Peace Right Now As told to Leigh Newman The author of The Power of Now reveals the things that keep us continually frazzled—and how to remove them from our lives. Peace is one of the most … Continue reading

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A reminder….Being in Gratitude

(written in 1997 by LCS) The road is long, but this time it’s clear. I walk stead fast and sturdy, clearly intentional on this path. All I see is light light light at the end of this road. I journey … Continue reading

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