Life in the A-Zone
Life in the A-Zone (Alzheimer’s) - Episode 20: A Sherry Sky

Life in the A-Zone (Alzheimer’s) - Episode 20: A Sherry Sky

January 13, 2021

Peggy and her sister Shannan rush back from Washington D.C. when her mother takes a turn for the worse. Miraculously, they are able to be by her side with the family as she took her last breath. The sky glowed pink hours before she passed and whenever family or friends see a pink sky, they will remember it is a Sherry Sky.

 

 

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Life in the A-Zone (Alzheimer’s) - Episode 19: The Last Anniversary

Life in the A-Zone (Alzheimer’s) - Episode 19: The Last Anniversary

December 16, 2020

Peggy and her three sisters plan a 62nd-anniversary party for their parents at the Memory Care facility after their Mother is placed on Hospice Care. Alzheimer's may have taken his wife's health and her zest for life, but it was important to their father to celebrate their lifetime of love. 

Life in the A-Zone (Alzheimer’s) - Episode 18: Everything Will Be Alright

Life in the A-Zone (Alzheimer’s) - Episode 18: Everything Will Be Alright

December 9, 2020

Peggy spends the night with her mother at the memory care facility and in a moment of peace, her mother tells her everything will be alright. Peggy realizes her mother's struggle with Alzheimer's is slowly coming to an end. 

Life in the A-Zone (Alzheimer’s) - Episode 17: Don’t Forget How Good You Are

Life in the A-Zone (Alzheimer’s) - Episode 17: Don’t Forget How Good You Are

December 2, 2020

Peggy's mother is barely speaking these days as she grows weaker from Alzheimer's. However, in a special moment of clarity at the Memory Care facility, she shares a beautiful and heartwarming life lesson.

Life in the A-Zone (Alzheimer’s) - Episode 16: Hospital Madness

Life in the A-Zone (Alzheimer’s) - Episode 16: Hospital Madness

November 18, 2020

Peggy takes her mother to the hospital and everything changes as she is placed on palliative care. Alzheimer's is winning the battle and Peggy surrenders to the bleak reality.

 

Life in the A-Zone (Alzheimer’s) - Episode 15: The Baby Dolls

Life in the A-Zone (Alzheimer’s) - Episode 15: The Baby Dolls

November 11, 2020

As her mother settles into her new life at an Alzheimer's Memory Care facility, Peggy and her father begin to adjust to an empty house without her. The Alzheimer's struggle at home is gone, but so is her mother's love and spirit. 

Life in the A-Zone (Alzheimer’s) - Episode 14: The Last Beignet

Life in the A-Zone (Alzheimer’s) - Episode 14: The Last Beignet

November 4, 2020

The last weekend with Peggy's mother before moving her into a memory care facility has arrived. Nothing can prepare the family for this life-changing moment in their Alzheimer's struggle. Friday night is bittersweet as Peggy and her mom share beignets in the backseat of the car creating a special memory.

Life in the A-Zone (Alzheimer’s) - Episode 13: Leaving the Nest

Life in the A-Zone (Alzheimer’s) - Episode 13: Leaving the Nest

October 28, 2020

Peggy realizes it's time for her mother to leave the nest as the family prepares to move her into an Alzheimer's memory care facility. The beloved home her mother built will never be the same once she is gone.

Life in the A-Zone (Alzheimer’s) - Episode 12: Broken Ornaments and Broken Hearts

Life in the A-Zone (Alzheimer’s) - Episode 12: Broken Ornaments and Broken Hearts

October 21, 2020

Decorating for the holidays is bittersweet this year. Peggy realizes this will be her mother's last Christmas at home and she longs for Christmas of yesteryear as a lifetime of memories fills her heart.

Life in the A-Zone (Alzheimer’s) - Episode 11: Walking Away

Life in the A-Zone (Alzheimer’s) - Episode 11: Walking Away

October 14, 2020

Another step down the ladder of the Alzheimer’s journey is inevitable as Peggy’s mother begins walking out of the house unnoticed. Trying to figure out the next move to keep her safe brings confusion and frustration.

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