caregiving cup

Is Your Caregiving Cup Half Full or Half Empty?

As I slide into my office chair to settle in to write my morning’s cup of coffee rests on the corner of my desk within easy reach. My cup,...
stroke

How To Caregive for a Stroke Victim

It still amazes me that after almost 2 years from my Dad having his stroke that I continue to find great resources of information. I wish I had known...
sun protection

Sun Protection for Aging Skin

With the warmer weather approaching we are all looking forward to spending time outdoors. It helps us get crucial amounts of Vitamin D and aids in depression. However, it's...
Alzheimer's

Alzheimer’s And The Caregiver

We recently spent five hours with old friends. The “caregiver” was looking after a partner with Alzheimer’s 24/7. We had a wonderful time sharing 70 years of memories, mainly...
home

Protecting Your Home When You Aren’t There

When people go on a holiday, usually no one is living in the house. When people sell a home and move out, there is both no people and no...
caregiver depression

Tips on Avoiding Caregiver Depression

Caregivers work long hours under a lot of stress which can lead to caregiver depression. They have their own personal workloads plus the job of looking after a loved...
aging gracefully

Age Gracefully With 7 Things You Already Know!

No matter how old we are or aren't, we often think about aging and how to age gracefully. It's part of human nature. A part of life. It may happen...