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Mom in Respite Care: Part 1 of 3 

As I have previously mentioned, our hospice care team arranged for my Mom to be placed in skilled nursing for a 5-day respite stay, as allowed by Medicare. 596 more words


Hopefully You Have A Daughter If You Need Help When You Get Old!

If you are hoping for someone to take care of you in your old age, here’s hoping you have a daughter! Researchers claim that daughters provide as much care as they can for their elderly mothers and fathers while sons do as little as possible. 305 more words



Hospice is about providing care and physical, as well as emotional, comfort and support once active treatment is no longer being sought for a life-limiting condition. 780 more words

Caring For Aging Parents

Elder Care Items I Make Sure To Always Have On Hand

These are the items we use in our home.  They are primarily consumable items that I make sure I always have on hand.  While most of these items are available in brick and mortar stores, as I have said before I do much of my shopping online.   508 more words


Legacies: Questions With no Answers

You’ve been gone just over five months but it seems like, not to be too cliche, last week that you were here.  I spent the bulk of my summer cleaning out your house in preparation to make it my own. 889 more words