Anxiety and Frustration

Since my first blog post, my goal has been to support and encourage those who care for a loved one with Parkinson’s Disease, or any other chronic or degenerative illness. Today I pray that you will feel that as you read about these 2 significant topics. ANXIETY Google defines anxiety as “a nervous disorder characterizedContinue reading “Anxiety and Frustration”

The Fifth Season

In Kindergarten we learn about the 4 seasons: Summer, Autumn, Winter, and Spring. And those 4 become the norm for life for us. As children, we come to anticipate Summer and the change from school days to fun days. We even learn to associate the weather patterns of the seasons, depending on where we live.Continue reading “The Fifth Season”

Is there a Solution for Every Problem?

When I retired from teaching high school mathematics 5 years ago, I would have answered that question with a resounding YES! Today, I’m not so sure. From the perspective of the caregiver of a loved one with a degenerative disease, many problems that we encounter can only TOTALLY be solved with the curing of theContinue reading “Is there a Solution for Every Problem?”

A Checklist for the New Year

Happy New Year to everyone on this January 1, 2022! As always, my goal is to encourage and support those who care for a loved one with Parkinson’s Disease or any other chronic or degenerative disease. I feel your burden after caring for my husband until he passed into Heaven just last year. On thisContinue reading “A Checklist for the New Year”