Update of 5/20/14

Larry
dentistSunday: Mother’s Day on waking the temperature was 52 F. The high for the day was 70 F. Regular cares today. We made chicken chili and salad today for a group lunch.

Monday: On waking the temperature was 56 F. The high for the day was 76 F. Dialysis, and chiropractor today. Rain over night.

Tuesday: On waking the temperature was 51 F. The high for today was 54 F. We cleaned and rearranged furniture today to prepare for a new chair for Mom as she is sleeping in her chair as she always ends up with her CPAP off in bed and her old chair is falling apart.

Wednesday: On waking up the temperature was 43 F. The high for the day was 61 F. Went to ER with Mom as she was having a stabbing pain in her right side. Turns out to be either an irritated nerve or a pulled muscle. Then off to dialysis and the pharmacy.

Thursday: On getting up the temperature was 47 F. The high for the day was 56 F. Got Mom’s new (used) chair today. The chair is an overstuffed rocker recliner in faux leather. Did paperwork to do care for additional friend. This friend lives in the same building with the current friend I care for. She needs someone to change her compression stockings and do a vittles check daily. This will be an additional 1/2 hour daily for me. A frost advisory was issued for tonight.

Friday: On waking the temperature was 40 F with a wind chill of 31 F. The high today was 53 F. Dialysis today as well as laundry. Signed up for secure email with the fiscal agent so I can email in time sheets instead of having to fax them. A frost advisory was issued for tonight.

Saturday: On waking the temperature was 41 F with a wind chill of 37 F. The high for the day was 66 F. Normal cares today plus shopping.

Sunday: On waking the temperature was 49 F with a wind chill of 45 F. The high for today was 65 F. Regular cares today. We had another participant's take on goulash. We also took my friend's dog to the dog park.

Monday: On waking today the temperature was 57 F and rain. High today was 58F with scattered shower and thunderstorms all day. Dialysis and chiropractor today. Received call that I start working with the other friend tomorrow morning.

Tuesday: On waking temperature was 56 F and fog. High of 80 F. Started with compression socks and vitals for another friend today. Dentist for Mom today (60 mile round trip). She has 7 to 8 more appointments to get the work done that she needs to be able to be put on kidney transplant list. This was her first appointment with the new dentist as her old dentist retired May 1, 2014. We went to the dog park and had a picnic supper.


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