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Physical Signs of the End of Life

We often don’t know how to respond or even what to expect when a loved one is going to die. Medical professionals, however, do know… 305 more words

Palliative Care

Families Don’t Always Want End-of-Life Advice

One of the most difficult decisions one may ever face is when to terminate life support for a loved one. You would think at this critical time, a physician’s opinion would be desirable. 382 more words

Palliative Care

Quick Tips for Starting a Conversation about End-of-Life Care

Adults often want to know what their elderly parents’ end-of-life wishes are, but people feel squeamish about approaching the subject. It is important to discuss it, however, for a number of reasons… 199 more words

Hospice

Robi is Two!

Our sweet sweet Husky, Robi, is two years old today! Robi has been the best addition to our little family so far and we love him so much. 221 more words

Animals

Hayley + me

After arriving home from a crazy eight days away in Queensland, I caught the bus that night for the ten and a half nighttime bus trip to visit my friend… 322 more words

Life // Family

A Boondoggle to Remember

What do normal 20 year olds do to celebrate their birthday?! This one had me puzzled. I wanted to do something really fun and young-hearted, but laser tagging and bowling alleys aren’t found in my neck of the woods, so Mum and I had to get creative. 148 more words

Life // Family

Why I Spank and When It Goes Wrong

Like the majority of Americans I was raised in a home that used corporal punishment .  My mom broke a fair share of wooden spoons on my rear end.  1,256 more words

Life & Family