Got aging parents at home?
Over this past holiday season, I had the pleasure of spending some time in Florida in a Senior Community park. My husband and I are not yet seniors (getting close!) but we had the pleasure of meeting and interacting...
River cruising is the remarkably popular vacation segment that allows passengers to “take their lavish hotel accommodations with them” as they travel to the most sought after destinations along the worlds famous waterways.  The demand for this luxurious way...
A staggering 42 million Americans―one in four adults―face the challenges of caring for an adult friend or relative. Although caregiving can be a richly rewarding and joyful experience, the role comes with enormous responsibilities―and pressures. AARP's gentle guide provides...
The end of a caregiving experience leaves you a new person, yet without the time and perspective to adjust to that newness. It also brings up a conundrum—how do you move forward as this new person when you're missing...
You may be among the tens of millions of Americans who provide care for your parent — or you may be among the tens of millions who will. So many children are caught unprepared when physical and mental health declines...
Which words describe a caregiving role? Denise M. Brown takes 100 words--including the unlikely blizzard, kitchen and umbrella--and then turns each into a reflection. The reflections focus on a family caregiver's reality, sprinkled with hope. Denise's insights about the caregiving experience...
Happy Holidays…I wanted to share something with you that hopefully will help you add a little fun and joy all winter through! After the holiday spending is over, we need to begin to pay off the bills and watch our...
Rodney Dean Boyden’s exhilarating book, My Grandmother’s Faith – The Outcome of Unconditional Love takes the reader into the world of a doting grandmother who consistently demonstrated God’s hand on her life. The impartation of faith in action, upon her...
This is the time of year where snowbirds start their migration! Seniors travelling to warmer places in the winter are more common then ever. Wouldn't you want to be in a warmer place if you are exposed to crazy,...
The family meeting took place and it wasn’t at all what any of us expected. Dad’s cognitive deficiencies are far more then we had thought. He will not recover from the physical constraints of the stroke. So the question to us...where...