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The Unexpected Way I Celebrated Caregiver Support Day

To honor caregiver support month, numerous wonderful-sounding organizations in my county had put together a diverse, informative-sounding day of networking and fellowship for caregivers yesterday, which included a full breakfast and lunch.  I registered early, paid the small, subsidized fee, and … Continue reading

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Day Off, kind of…

As I cleared paths to liberate my gardens from the weed veils, the aroma of the sage, lemon thyme, and spearmint took over and cleared the clouds from my head. After an hour of outdoor therapy I was back to my content self, releasing my earlier fantasy to go back to bed until October. Continue reading

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