|The Erie Canal|
taken from the bridge on the Main Street of Fairport NY
It means doctor's appointments on a regular basis, walkers, hearing aids, and, in Matriarch Bear's case, oxygen almost 100% of the time.
It also means living with loss of independence. Moving to a more structured environment. Becoming more dependent on their families and staff.
|The dining room between meals|
|ground floor view of the back garden|
|An expanded view of the back garden|
Notice the comfortable chairs
On my walks, I found WiFi connections in the village. I've never envisioned myself as one who would sit at the table with my designer coffee, laptop powered up. I always thought these were important, business people. High fivers (is that a real term?) I feel that I am right up there with the power people. Possessor of my own laptop. And hey! I'm even able to use it! Bonus!
|The entrance to the residence|
Life is good.