end of life choices

How do I help Mom remember Dad is Dead?

How do I help Mom remember Dad is Dead?

There are a few ways to help a loved one with no short term memory process grief. Dementia is a cruel beast.

Is keeping Mom at home the right choice?

Is keeping Mom at home the right choice?

It’s hard to make these choices for someone else.

Advance wish planning for dementia can be a godsend to your loved ones

Advance wish planning for dementia can be a godsend to your loved ones

Documenting your thought on specific care issues long before you need them will be beneficial to everyone.

Carve out Time at Thanksgiving to Talk with Family and Friends

The fact that 9 out of 10 American’s will need someone to speak on their behalf before the end of their life was documented in a joint study done by the National Institutes of Health and Veteran’s Affairs. Do yourself and your loved ones a favor by having a discussion about this FACT before you […]

The Long Gray Line Visited My Dad in Hospice

The Long Gray Line Visited My Dad in Hospice

My dad was comforted by the ghosts who were welcoming him into heaven.

My Journey As a Caregiver … in 3 Parts

My Journey As a Caregiver … in 3 Parts

The three major phases of my caregiving journey included fighting to be the caregiver, learning what that job means, and the weight of that responsibility.

Three Reasons to Hire An Aging Life Care Manager

Three Reasons to Hire An Aging Life Care Manager

As a caregiver, there is so much we don’t know, and I think it’s worth the money to call in an Aging Life Care Manager.