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Canadian Writers Who Are Christian--Sandwiched

Today I posted over at Canadian Writers Who Are Christian, about being part of the Sandwich Generation.

“If God sends us on stony paths, he provides strong shoes.” –Corrie Ten Boom… 206 more words

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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.   500 more words

Elder Care

X-Rays Reveal Heart Connection

I had my first chiropractor visit and she sent me for x-rays. The x-ray technician asked the question “is it possible you could be pregnant?” For years, I answered “no” by rote.  627 more words

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‘Sandwich generation’ feels financially squeezed : BMO study

A new poll suggests more than half of Canadians aged between 45 to 64 belong to a “sandwich generation” that’s feeling financially squeezed by the needs of their children, aging parents — or both. 241 more words

Sandwich Generation

Middle aged Canadians feeling financial squeeze from parents, kids

ABOVE: A generation of Canadians, nicknamed the ‘sandwich generation’ are feeling the financial squeeze from raising children and caring for elderly parents, while not having the resources to plan for retirement. 321 more words

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This week's agenda.

The weatherman says the rain should be out of here by about Thursday, so there won’t be any rain passes if any of us miss breakfast Friday morning… 92 more words

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What doesn't kill you...keeps you alive?

This has been a challenging summer for training other people to manage the Bear’s diabetes. Since the BHE and I both work full time and we can’t afford to pay $15/hour full time to have our (amazing!) babysitter care for her 40 hours/week, we signed her up for several different camps to get through the summer. 1,531 more words

Living With Diabetes