The Orange Journal
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The Orange Journal

79 Years Young

Life is short. Make it worth your while.

This weekend, my dad turned 79 years old. He had me, his only child, at 54 years old. Not something you hear every day, I know.

My dad was diagnosed with mild to moderate dementia many years back. After a while, my mom and I realized it was in his best interest to live in a nursing home. We couldn’t take care of him. We couldn’t afford a 24/7…



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Susie Pinon

If I’m not typing, I’m at the beach, eating chocolate, yoga-ing, or watching my soaps. Here to help you grow into your best self without making it hurt.😉