Archive for May, 2016

A Caregiver’s Story….. Opposites

Sometimes care giving is hard. Sometimes my best isn’t good enough. Sometimes I fail as a daughter. Sometimes I fail as a compassionate human being. Mom and I have a hard time communicating  during stressful discussions. Our communication styles are different. She is reserved and keeps things in.  I am passionate and want things resolved.  I […]


The art of reduction – Reblog

It occurred to me when I ordered up a tall blond. I rarely go to Starbucks, preferring my own coffee. But today, my power went out in the early morning. The Starbucks drive-through was my option. A… Source: The art of reduction


A Caregiver’s Story…. Breathe.

I don’t think I have told you. We have a construction project going on.  My cute little house is having a face lift; of sorts. When mom came to live with us she took the existing master suite with the connecting bath. All other areas of the house, except sleeping spaces, are shared. With four adults, one medium sized […]

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