I started this page as a way to make myself take time and collect my thoughts. I forgot about the fact that there are times when I love to try to hide from my thoughts. That has been the case lately. Have you ever hit a point where you feel so overwhelmed that your mind … Continue reading Forecast: Hurricane Force Winds
Well, we started today in our usual way. We got a call from the nursing home letting us know that my mother-in-law was already in an ambulance headed towards the emergency room. They thought she had a seizure plus her blood pressure was at 85/33. Time to put on shoes and head out. It's just … Continue reading Tomorrow is Another Day
When you're a caregiver, they tell you to make sure and put your needs first. I have a one word response to that. How? We've all heard the instructions on the airplane. In case of an emergency, air bags will fall from above and you should secure yours first before helping someone else with theirs. … Continue reading Me First?!?
This is just simply getting ridiculous. You would not believe what the last three days have been like. There are days when I wonder how this is even my life. It's hard to imagine that so much can happen in such a compact amount of time. I had to take my mother in on Thursday … Continue reading Stop raining on me!!!