“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?
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
Whether you chose to be a caregiver or caregiving chose you, you’re now responsible for the well-being of another individual. … Read more Respite care? Yes, please!
I love the holidays! Decorations, glowing fireplaces, winter wonderlands, Bing Crosby, and gift-giving. Long chats with family of days gone-by… Read more ‘Tis the CAREgiving Season: The holiday/caregiving balance.