Welcome everyone! I’m Elaine Pereira, author of the Award Winning, Best Selling memoir I Will Never Forget-A Daughter’s Story of Her Mother’s Arduous and Humorous Journey Through Dementia.But don’t give up on me just yet; it’s not a morose book.
I’m not a Story Reading Ape like my blog host Chris. I’m more the Energizer Bunny. Although truthfully my three grandkids (ages 6, 4 and 2) have boundlessly more energy than I do these days. My mom was a very invigorated person too. When I was little, I thought of her as Tigger, Winnie-the-Pooh’s bouncing tiger friend.
I grew up in Kalamazoo, MI and obviously “Yes” there really is a Kalamazoo or Kazoo for short. I was not the easy kid to raise; that would have been my brother. But when he and my dad died in the same year and Alzheimer’s began its aggressive invasion…
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