So seriously, this whole self-care dementia caregiver thing is hard. This whole series of posts on What Have You Done For Yourself Lately?, …epic FAIL. Nothing. I. Have. Done. Nothing. If you missed the first two parts of the series, you can go back to them. I’ll wait for ya. Otherwise, read on. Here’s the Series Intro. … Read moreSelf-Care Series #2 What Have You Done For Yourself Lately?
So last week, when I rolled out the series, What Have You Done For Yourself Lately?, I promised myself and you that I would do something to begin taking better care of myself. I promised I would report back to you and tell you what worked, what didn’t and how it all felt. As a … Read moreSeries: What Have You Done for Yourself Lately? #1
November 2016 is National Family Caregiver Month. This year’s theme is Take Care 2 Give Care. In honor of that, I am rolling out a new series. What Have You Done for Yourself Lately? It’s not only for the month of November. Let’s see how long I can post each week on this topic. Right now … Read moreSeries: What Have You Done For Yourself Lately?
So you’re raising kids and a full-time caregiver. Welcome to the club. Feeling like you just signed your life away? Just when the kids are getting older and time is more flexible, here you are right back in the thick of it. Parenting is hard. Caregiving is hard. Doing both at the same time has … Read more6 Tips for Raising Kids While Caregiving Full-time