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The Reality Behind Love of Dixie: Journaling Alzheimer’s

I’m in the process of moving my blog from loveofdixie.com over to my professional author site at LaurenFlake.com. While this may not seem like a big deal, going back through 8 years of old posts has proven to be a somewhat painful and emotionally draining process for me. The reality behind Love of Dixie You see, …

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Progression of My Mother’s Early Onset Alzheimer’s in Photos

After watching Still Alice with my husband recently, I began looking through photos of my mom in old blog posts–photos of her living with the enemy, early onset Alzheimer’s disease.  I pieced together the pictures in chronological order, trying to create a visual timeline of her decline. People who stopped visiting her during her illness told …

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