We’re quick to assume fading interests, isolation, and indifferent attitudes are part of the aging process. The elderly are perceived… Read more Motivating and EncourAGING Seniors
“To care for those who once cared for us is one of the highest honors.” — Tia Walker, author
Living in “Rural America” is gratifying. The sounds of clattering suburbia are replaced by serene quietness. Days and nights are… Read more Caregiving in a Rural Setting
Why are you a caregiver?
I’ve detailed the struggles of caregiving, but haven’t emphasized the resources available to caregivers and patients. We’re aware of the… Read more Caregivers, try to utilize your resources!
It’s mid-week and everyone needs an emotional boost….especially caregivers. An inspirational quote can provide the encouragement needed to complete a… Read more Mid-Week Motivation for the Caregiver….Quote #1
You became a caregiver to give your loved-one unconditional love, support, and quality care within the comforts of home. Your… Read more Why do I feel guilty….caregiver guilt?
You’ve noticed a change in your mood and temperament. Your bright spirit is dim. Avoiding social interaction has become part… Read more Recovering from Burnout while still Caregiving
Finding a perfect holiday gift can be mind-boggling, especially when the gift is for an elder. What do you buy… Read more Holiday Gifts for that Special Senior in Your Life
We caregivers are experts at keeping a “happy” face, even when times lack happiness and joy. Our constant smiles and… Read more How to Help a Caregiver