Monthly Archives: January 2017


Why Dad’s Alzheimer’s isn’t a Secret

My big, strong, larger-than-life dad started losing his memory a few years ago. At first, it was barely noticeable. He thought it was Tuesday all day Wednesday – big deal, it’s happened to all of us. He couldn’t remember where he put his car keys, but I’ve lost mine more than once, so I didn’t [...]

By |2017-01-30T20:14:34+00:00January 30th, 2017|Alzheimer's, Caregiving|0 Comments

What to Do after Getting an Alzheimer’s Diagnosis

If you’ve just come back from the doctor with an Alzheimer’s diagnosis, you may be feeling overwhelmed and anxious. Often, the way to calm those feelings is by taking practical actions which make a situation manageable. Alzheimer’s is a challenging disease and there is no cure at present, but there are a number of steps [...]

By |2018-05-17T23:53:01+00:00January 12th, 2017|Alzheimer's, Memory|0 Comments

The World According to Martin Luther King

In Martin Luther King Jr.’s famous “I have a dream” speech, he envisioned a world in which race was no longer an issue: “I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content [...]

By |2017-01-16T18:02:35+00:00January 9th, 2017|Holidays|0 Comments