When We Need Help

There may come a time when we cannot give all the care needed for our loved one. As their condition degenerates, sometimes we need professional help. At first it can be scary to invite someone into our home which has become our sanctuary, but there are things we can do to stay safe and makeContinue reading “When We Need Help”

Adapting All the Way

Nothing stays the same. Change is inevitable. Life is dynamic – always changing. We’ve heard those sayings all our lives, and they are true. We don’t always enjoy the changes, but they happen all the time, whether subtle or monumental. We can point to 2020 to see countless changes in our personal lives, in society,Continue reading “Adapting All the Way”

An Attitude Adjustment

If you know me personally, you know I have always had trouble with my attitude. Yes, sometimes my attitude needs an adjustment of some sort. Perhaps that is why I began this blog almost 2 ½ years ago. Talking about how I feel as caregiver to my husband who has had Parkinson’s Disease for aboutContinue reading “An Attitude Adjustment”

All About the Bathroom

Some might say that cleaning the bathroom is the same as cleaning every other room in the house. It must be done periodically, so we just do it. Right? But for a caregiver, cleaning up the bathroom takes on a whole different meaning, especially as our loved one becomes more dependent. This fact caused theContinue reading “All About the Bathroom”