Caretaking for Parkinson’s is a life we courageously live; finding our way through to a life we love—is what we consciously choose to create.

Everyone Needs A Team

If you think about it, you have probably been on many teams in the name of friendship. When we get sick we need to be able to ask people for the help we need and to be willing to help those in need. There isn’t […]

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Are We Screwed Without a Team?

If you are alone and are facing an illness or disease, start thinking about who makes you feel better when you are around them. Dr. Nisar Shaikh and Dr. Anil are part of our team and pictured with Andy and I during Ayurvedic treatment in […]

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What Is Wellness?

Wellness is absolutely a condition that can be manifested while still living with illness or disease. Andy running to the top of sacred Buddhist site Phokardzong in Ladakh, India in 2014, ten years with Parkinson’s Disease In my book, Your Wildest dreams; A Parkinson’s Love […]

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Who Promotes Wellness?

Every place I’ve lived, from Kona, Hawaii to Chicago, Illinois, from San Francisco, California to Taos, New Mexico; and most places I’ve visited across all the USA and through Europe and India have a natural food and herb store as well as ways to procure […]

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The New Freedom During Covid

The first piece of our new freedom is understanding that we stand together or we don’t stand at all. We are a human body and organism and, like small naughty children when parents blame the whole group for whatever misbehavior has occurred, we are all […]

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“One Off” Days

What seemed to be part of a planned sequence of days leading to an ultimate destination, was always a pervasive illusion. Covid19 has collectively shifted life for most people. Instead of our days running one into another, as routines rule, and time flies, we have […]

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How Does Being Sick Serve?

Being sick takes us out of our chosen lifestyle and routine, so how can that be of use to us and help us? Being sick and serving a good purpose seems, at first glance, to be two concepts that don’t go together. If we define […]

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Who Do You Trust?

When forming a treatment plan for an illness or disease it is helpful to understand your own nature, your doctor’s nature as well as the nature of the disease you are facing. This question is important to answer before making big decisions. I learned from […]

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One Step Leads to the Next and so on…

One step is all you need to take and that step will lead to another. There is value in recognizing that what your life has been up until now, still is. The life you have created doesn’t just disappear or evaporate. All the good you’ve […]

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Everything Feels Up In The Air

After a diagnosis of a disease or illness, whether one had an inkling that something was wrong or it came as a total shock, everything in life can feel uncertain, confusing and “up in the air”. Plans already made might need to change. Lifestyles, routines, […]

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