After months of being separated and trying to access how Mom is doing via phone calls and zoom, we have finally been reunited!  Hurray!  We were allowed back in to see Mom and Dad last week and it was like water to our souls.  Just all being in the same room brought the comfort of … Continue reading Reunited

Dementia Doesn’t Shelter-in-Place

Dementia doesn’t shelter-in-place.  There is no pause.  There is no waiting.  It rolls relentlessly on, continuing its forward movement.  It continues to take away Mom’s ability to communicate.  Words are fewer and farther between.  It continues to take away her mobility.  Steps are slower and slower.  Its newest take away is her ability to swallow.  … Continue reading Dementia Doesn’t Shelter-in-Place