Five Minute Friday – “SHE”

Today’s writing is in response to 2 requests – fiveminutefriday.com, which is what I usually write about on Friday, and this blog post invitation of my friend, Chuck Copps, to write about my favorite Bible character. Mary, the mother of Jesus, is my favorite character. When I was teaching high school mathematics, my life wasContinue reading “Five Minute Friday – “SHE””

Brave Caregivers We!

This past week I spoke with a distant relative, one I see every 4 years or so, and speak with every 6 months or so. We talked for a while, and then she said to me, “You are so brave!” I was not expecting that, nor have I ever thought of myself as brave. “BRAVE”Continue reading “Brave Caregivers We!”

“ALL IN”

“Commitment” may seem like an archaic word that is not used much anymore, but it is essential for a caregiver. If we are not “ALL IN”, it is easy to bail when things become difficult. And if our loved one has a chronic illness or degenerative condition, it is no secret that life will becomeContinue reading ““ALL IN””