Mom is in her fourth eldercare facility. It meets her current needs as her world has grown much smaller. This is a Level Two care facility located in an appealing single residence neighborhood.
Facility Number Three was an Assisted Living Facility in a converted home. An old friend owned the business, but it was a bad choice in so many ways....
Our second Eldercare facility was specifically for Alzheimer patients. Located in an upscale neighborhood, it provided nurse care around the clock, daily activities and a roommate.
Choosing care for an elderly loved one can be a difficult process. Hopefully sharing my walk with Mom through eldercare will give you some insight and save you some heartache in your process!
The Texas Hill Country has experienced five years of drought. In the Fall of 2015, it began to rain...
This tasty treat will be ready for the family dinner after a long day at work! Easy to make and fun to eat!
If your loved one is dealing with severe dementia or Alzheimer's, here are some creative ideas that worked for me! I hope that these ideas can help you and make things easier for you and your family!
Is your refrigerator door cluttered with magnets and family photos? Display your favorite keepsakes on your kitchen wall by creating a family picture display!
Time is marching on and Mom is exhibiting changes due to Alzheimer's Disease. Some of these changes are subtle and some very obvious.
The journey with a family member suffering from Alzheimer's. I am the daughter and this is our story!
Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease is on the rise. Read about my experiences as a caretaker and daughter of an Alzheimer patient.
Mom has been in the Assisted Living Facility for one week. It has been an eventful time and many changes have occured in our lives.Her bedtime is early and her days begins with an early breakfast.
The tourists sit patiently on the hillside waiting for the sun to set. Suddenly, the bats begin to fly. Watching the bats is a favorite stop for Austin tourists.
The M&M favors were a hit! You too can make this easy gift for your wedding reception. Your guests will enjoy your creativity!
Pretty toes and fingers are a must! You will feel better and more sure of yourself with a manicure or pedicure. Find out what you can expect when you visit a nail spa!
Cupcakes are the rage. They can be decorated in numerous ways to provide extra fun for your dinner or party. Serve them for bridal luncheons, showers, Christmas, Baby showers, and for dessert. Cupcakes are no longer...
Learn how to effectively display your fresh flowers in a vase. Follow these steps to help your flowers last longer!
Texas has been in and out of droughts over the past several years. Here is a documentary article showing a season of drought and recovery with a report on Lake Travis lake levels.
Do you leak when you laugh or have urgent bathroom trips on a frequent basis? The pessary may help!
Why have messy linen closets when it only takes a minute to fold a towel like a professional! Learn how to make your linen closet neat and appealing!
After a season of drought, the rains began in September of 2009. The drought effects were evident, but the rain changed everything! Lake Travis began to rise again.
Growing up as the only girl with four brothers was quite the experience. Many of you can identify with my adventures while growing up. Thank goodness I was the oldest of the five!
Look inside for a simple gift you can make in just a few hours! This hub explains How To Make a Tie Fleece Blanket for that special occasion or just to keep warm this winter!
Decorate a candle or lampshade to add warmth and color to your home. Use these ideas as starters and then enjoy your own creativity.
Fort Wayne, Indianna is a beautiful area in the central area of the United States. The Amish culture is abundant just miles from Fort Wayne.