How my mom's little self-challenges help her keep her sense of self in her early stages of dementia, even as she feels her body is coming undone.
This week's progress: a bathroom door, exterior trim (complete with nesting bird slowdowns), and a first-run of landscape design.
Since everyone in my "terrestrial" life always asks how my dad (and now, also my mom) are doing, and since it's been a couple of weeks since I posted about them, here's the latest. Mom's Pesky Thyroid Nodule Mom's thyroid nodule biopsy was "indeterminate." Her doctor referred her to an endocrinologist, whom we saw last … Continue reading Parenting the Parents: An Update, and a Sliver of Independence