Monthly Archives: May 2011

May 29, 2011–from her friend Al

Comment: You might call this blog response “What I have learned from Visiting Esther Freeman.” I have been visiting her regularly now for a couple of years. I do other visits in assisted living and nursing home and hospice situations, … Continue reading

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May 29, 2011–“Stella”

A problem she has had for at least two full years is keeping her days and nights straight.  When she’s tired, of course she wants to nap.  But then she’s up all night, and the cycle keeps repeating.  Knowing that … Continue reading

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May 22, 2011–calling things to mind

Scatter brained–literally! She was in a great mood when I picked her up to bring her home for supper tonight. There has been a lot going on at Whispering Pines this week. “Hey, I hear you went to Rachel’s birthday … Continue reading

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May 17, 2011–hearing aids

I took her to have her hearing aids cleaned and serviced yesterday.  She got them shortly after she moved in with me SIX years ago!  They are top end.  She has had them programmed for normal use,  for situations with … Continue reading

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May 16, 2011–Gigi’s birthday

Yesterday was Gigi’s 12th birthday.   I took the three dogs over to Whispering Pines.  Four or five of the ladies adore them, most can take them or leave them, and a few simply–leave them!  We sang some old popular … Continue reading

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May 15, 2011–1st actual blog post

My daughter-in-law has maintained a blog about her family for several years.  I’ve appreciated it so much, but it never occurred to me to create one so you all could keep up with my mother. Duh! So here we go. … Continue reading

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