October 1, 2019
A question that comes more and more often to mind: should you move out of your home and into a life-care community while you still can? They usually won’t accept you unless you’re ambulatory, so if you’re in a wheelchair, … Continue reading
August 28, 2019
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At last! Monsoon season is almost over, and here we get our first thunderstorm of the summer — with rain. About time, I’d say! Ruby the Corgi is unnnerved. She contemplates jumping off the bed, but it’s a drop from … Continue reading
July 1, 2019
As you know, my dear friends from church have moved into the Beatitudes, one of those old-folkeries presently dubbed “life-care communities,” where you take up residence in an apartment, eat in the institution’s chow line, get first dibs on space … Continue reading
June 26, 2019
Comments Off on Stay? Or Move While You Can? The Old Lady’s Dilemma
Had a 1 p.m. appointment with the skin doc yesterday, to get another sun-induced precancerous lesion removed. Normally I drive 9 miles north on the I-17 to the Loop 101, which will carry me 21.3 miles west and south to … Continue reading
June 19, 2019
So the dog and I are trotting along our appointed rounds early this morning. The route is now up to about two miles, and I’m figuring (smugly) that if we can keep up this brisk stroll every single day from … Continue reading
May 8, 2019
Comments Off on One Don’t-Wanna DONE!
Admitted: I’ve let the Don’t-Wanna tasks pile up. You know: those little nagging chores that need to be done but can be put off. And put off. And put off some more… The present case in point: a mound of … Continue reading