Are You Staying Hydrated?

Are You Staying Hydrated?

For most of us, being a caregiver is more like running a marathon than a sprint, and few things can dehydrate you faster than the relentless demands that come with this role. I’m not just talking physically, but emotionally and spiritually, as well. Those oft-ignored...
Every aspect of your life

Every aspect of your life

This is so true… I can’t even put into words the feelings and thoughts that flooded through when I read this. For those of you who don’t know, I spend an average of 60+ hours per week caring for my father and his wife. It has truly changed me....
Thank you to my caregiving friends

Thank you to my caregiving friends

  The subject of gratitude comes up frequently during conversations in my writer’s group for caregivers. Life has frayed us all around the edges, but we understand that each day is a gift, even if we want to exchange it now and then for something a little...