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Cold Elixir

As a woman of a certain age, I seem to be enduring days of “personal summers”. The air conditioner is my very dearest friend, but sadly, my husband and father-in-law are not happy unless the house is warm. 202 more words

Daily Prompt

Dear Caregiver....

Dear Caregiver,

You are my rock. This fight is hard. It’s taking everything out of me. But you are there for me through it all. You help me when I’m sick. 732 more words

Guest Blogger

Mental Health Monday: 7 Ways to Help a Loved One With a Mental Illness 

Good morning! Welcome to the first in a series of mine called Mental Health Monday.

My personal mental health journey and that of those around me has inspired me to do a series where I spend a few Mondays a month really focusing on some of the issues surrounding mental health, some resources from the community, and stories that will hopefully inspire and help to foster a feeling that you are not alone in this struggle. 1,332 more words

Caregiver

Why Does My Mom Hum in Dementialand?

This morning I present to you the second in my series of an as-of-yet undetermined number of Q & As. Today’s question is to the point: 568 more words

Dementia

A note from a 21 year old caregiver.

Let’s start at the very beginning…

Allow me to introduce myself. I am a college student, caregiver, yoga addict, coffee enthusiast and dedicated to the promotion of high  69 more words