Adventures with the Old Man:Our First Veteran’s Amputee Picnic

The Old Man (affectionate term for my father) was invited to his first amputee picnic, so you know what that means.  We were going no matter what!  It was at the local VA Hospital, which has an amputee support group. The Old Man hasn't had a chance to attend the group sessions yet, but he … Continue reading Adventures with the Old Man:Our First Veteran’s Amputee Picnic

The Old Man Tales:Falling…It’s OK if you can get up. “

When your parent reaches a certain age, like 69,  you start to wonder about their health and well being.  Well due some events in the past year my Dad, I affectionately refer to as "The Old Man", had a life changing event take place. He became an amputee. So, let me tell you...when someone becomes … Continue reading The Old Man Tales:Falling…It’s OK if you can get up. “