I’ve detailed the struggles of caregiving, but haven’t emphasized the resources available to caregivers and patients. We’re aware of the emotional and financial struggles of caregiving, but what resources can … Continue reading 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 stressful week. When feeling doubtful, know your devotion is appreciated. … Continue reading 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 daily devotion enables them to live a more meaningful, joyful … Continue reading 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 your aging parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles? While caregiving, I … Continue reading 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 understanding give the impression everything’s always OK. True feelings are … Continue reading 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. Physical, mental, medical, and financial responsibilities are included in daily … Continue reading 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 and sounds of children laughing while opening gifts. But, the … Continue reading ‘Tis the CAREgiving Season: The holiday/caregiving balance.