Mom Finds Change

Mom returned from her afternoon walk in the complex and trash collecting with her reacher. Mom— “Look what I found. They were just laying around next to the sidewalk—.59 cents.” My hubby’s eyes widened, he tucked in his lips and his shoulders shook. Me— “Well, how nice.” Mom— “I’d like to donate these coins to…

Mom Sees Clouds

Mom and I have a comfort-custom of purchasing a milkshake and breakfast sandwich post doctor or dentist appointments. Did I mention yet that she treats me for transportation costs? This particular visit came in the midst of a 50% possibility of rain showers. Mom loves it when our reservoirs are filled for the summer. Mom—”Look…

Mom Reads Signs

Mom, a non-driver for her entire life, reads signs out loud to us—one of her favorite pastimes while riding in our car’s backseat next to her walker. (My sweet mom’s hearing is a little decreased, too). #caregiver Here’s a portion of our conversation on the way home from the restaurant tonight— Mom: “Pick and Pull?…