Blue

I’m sad today. I’m not feeling sick anymore (YAY) but emotionally, I’m just.. blue. It’s times like these that I have to remind myself that sadness is okay. I don’t have to be happy all the time. I don’t have to find a silver lining every time I’m feeling down. I’m not saying that I want to wallow, but…

My Juice Date With Mom

On Thursday, I took my mom out for an impromptu mother-daughter date at Juice Bar. Mom got the cocoa banana smoothie and I got a blueberry chocolate smoothie. YUM.   It had been raining all week, and I was starting to feel gloomy because of it. Thankfully, hanging out with my sweet mom was just…

The One Where Josh Takes Over the Blog for a Minute

Hey guys, this is Josh. Y’know. Kelli’s Josh. Anyway, she said “I don’t know what to write about today.” So I grabbed the laptop and here we are. What’s up, Currently Kelli-ites? We have had a pretty good day around here. Just getting things done that need to get done. It’s been a slow but…

Heavy-Hearted

Today has been tough. I keep thinking about what Alton Sterling’s family must be going through. About all the families who have been through similar things. It’s not right! This shouldn’t keep happening. I am truly baffled that there are people who don’t believe there is a problem. Another reason I’m sad  is that my mom’s dementia is…

Momma’s Rock Collection

My mom has always collected interesting-looking stones, but ever since dementia started affecting her, she no longer has the desire to keep her collection small.. haha, that’s putting it lightly. Windowsills, shelves, and countertops are all being taken over by her rock collection. I know it’s kind of a strange fixation, but they bring her so…

An Off Week

I am having an off day. An off week, really. On Monday night, less than an hour after I had bragged on this blog about Lulu’s progress, she became suddenly aggressive toward me again. This time it was bad. It’s been a heartbreaking couple of days as we try to figure out what to do with her. We…