Vicki Wells Bedard

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  1. Odds & ends 11-5-2010 — 13 comments
  2. Hot hot hot — 11 comments
  3. You cannot tell the content from the title — 10 comments
  4. Papa, it’s me … — 10 comments
  5. Journal 7-7-10 — 9 comments

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Late Night and Parish Life

It’s 1:39a. I’m playing games on both my PC and my iPad. Tomorrow I am hoping (praying) that I can attend our parish healing Mass. I can’t sleep. I’ve had 3 sessions of dystonia (seizure-like, muscle spasms), and everything points to my past of being unable to go outside my home. So, I take the …

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Sims, Design, and FTD

Thanksgiving

I am a diehard The Sims FreePlay gamer. I work hard on it every day because (1) I enjoy it, and (2) It forces me to think sequentially, which is the hardest part of my disease (Frontotemporal Dementia – FTD). And I am proud of the work I have done. I’ve begun posting photos of …

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Caught Up In The Meat loaf

For 4 years I have won the battle with FTD (Frontotemporal Dementia) and, all things considered, including all the potential threats, I’ve had a good four years. But lately, Papa, I am afraid. Not like when I had spiders coming out of the ceiling light, or thought so. Not like ‘how will I live now …

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Please wait … shutting down

Huh. Life is funny. I wrote this amazing (my words) post and only the headline was saved. I am 2 hours away from posting ‘rabbit, rabbit’ on my children’s and close friends FB or text. Years ago, my baby girls told me that the first words out of our mouth on the first day of …

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Peanut Gringo

It’s a beautiful August Summer day. I have 2 friends coming to visit today and I am feeling good. Beanni actually used the pee pad. I don’t think it gets much better than this. Understanding. Comprehension. Apathy. They seem to rule my life and fight with it. My girls came over yesterday, Bep weeding & …

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