Mondays with Mom

A daughter’s journey through caregiving

Mondays with Mom: Ice Cream

Ice cream is one of my mother’s favorite foods. She loves all kinds but especially the kind with nuts or chocolate stuff added. Currently,...

Mondays with Mom: A New Chapter

There are fourteen stairs in my parent’s house. They lead from the first floor main living area to the second story bedrooms. When I...

Mondays With Mom: A Community of Caregivers

When we started down this road, we had no idea what was in store. It was so gradual that we didn’t know that a...

Mondays With Mom: Flowers

My mom loves flowers. Although my parents live in the shade of tall oaks where there is no grass and only dappled sunlight, she...

Mondays with Mom: Music

Music was a constant in our house. I like to joke that between Mom and Dad, I received a very thorough music education. Every...

Mondays With Mom: Friendship

Friendships are a wonderful gift. As we travel this earth, we are so blessed to find people along the journey who we call “friends”....

Mondays with Mom: My Life as a Caregiver

The brain is an incredible organism. It is constantly growing and dying. I’m not a scientist and this is not a scientific article. I...