2. What’s caregiving like for you? Please take our 2014 Annual Family Caregiver Survey.
3. Enter your art in our Caregiving Art Show.
4. We’ve got two events for our…[Read more]
I will post more information later today about our home situation. My sister and I are joint caregivers for our mother. We had to move in with her two years ago after we started noticing changes in her behavior in caring for herself, her dog, and the house. It’s been a learning experience for sure! I joined this site to glean any ideas, tips,…[Read more]
A positive – my husband is willing for me to plan a short easy trip for this fall to celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary. Right now, he can hardly walk – but we do have a scooter to take. It will probably have to be 1 thing a day, not an action packed day. I don’t know how realistic it is for me to think we can do it – but I’m going to work…[Read more]
Thanks for the welcome and messages. With still trying to work and keep up with things at home, I’m not taking much computer time – so it may be awhile before I am a frequent visitor and able to respond to messages and get to know everyone. Honestly, it will probably be when things get worse and I have to leave work again. I am “on discipline”…[Read more]
This is my 1st day of the month, Sept. 2014 photo:
As you can see this month landed on garbage day. I would have to say if your in a caregiving situation you have several of these. With regular garbage, recycling, 6-10 briefs a day, 2-4 bed pads and more, you need them. We currently have (2) 96 gallon Yard Waste bins, (1) 96 gal. and (1) 60…[Read more]
Mostly quiet here. My mom is struggling a bit with her depression off and on, but she seems to be doing a bit better. My brother-in-law upset her yesterday by saying her house was falling apart (he was doing some repairs on the house at the time, something that I wish they would just hire to be done because my BIL often gets upset when doing…[Read more]
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