Friday, October 5, 2007

We are back from the dentist where Mom had her teeth cleaned. It is a gloomy day, overcast and raining one minute, with bursts of sunshine interspersed. Breakfast got off to a bad start. Mom was just about to sit down when she said 'Uh oh.' That usually means an accident. Yuck. Kinda kills the appetite for both of us. But we got through it. The man from the ramp project, which recommends ramp styles as well as people who can build them, for disabled people comes at noon. Last night I had the new tire put on our car. It was sad, the old one didn't even have 700 miles on it.

Joyce left a note saying that Mom cried when she came to pick her up yesterday because she didn't want to leave her friends! How weird is that? I'm glad Mom has her own thing to do 2 days per week. Sometimes God just sends the right person into your life and in our case he sent Joyce. She is a treasure.

2 comments:

flintysooner said...

That weather sounds depressing. Although just a little sun helps me.

I'll be interested in the ramp story.

That's great about Joyce and your mom's having some time of her own. Whenever someone came to see dad I tried to kind of leave him alone so he could have some independence from me. I never knew if it really helped but it seemed right.

~Betsy said...

I wish I could find a Joyce for my mom. I'll keep a look out in the event one comes along. I am really glad to see the day care thing working out for you.

Our weather here has been very uncharacteristically hot. Today is supposed to be in the upper 80's - very unusual for October.