Blog, News

Mom’s Doll

Mom at 2 with doll and GrandfatherAs her Alzheimer’s advanced, one of Mom’s constant companions was her doll. This was the doll she had when she was two years old. And every time I visited, I would find the doll in a variety of tableaus—dressed differently, posed differently, sometimes with stuffed animals for company, sometimes covered in blankets, sometimes with socks on her legs to keep her warm. I found this so charming I began to take pictures.  The first photo is Mom at in 1920 – two years old with her Grandfather Malcolm McFee.

As Mom would say—Just delightful!


2013-09-24 13.24.18 - Copy 2013-06-25 13.27.34 - Copy 2013-08-24 12.42.36 - Copy 2013-11-05 13.00.342013-09-15 13.02.29 - Copy  2013-11-19 15.23.35 - Copy 2014-01-04 13.33.14