Posts Tagged Life

A Caregiver’s Story….Caregiver Burnout

***This post was written in September of 2016*** Today I have been reading about caregiver burnout. The article I read, directed me to a quiz to try and define where I am in my caregiver burnout journey. I have to say I was a bit surprised by my result, sorta. According to my self test and assessment, and […]

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Anxiety Attack

  Last night I had to get out of bed, despite being dead tired (which I seem to be all the time right now), and try to get my brain to stop racing full tilt into that  harrowing pit of “What if….” My heart galloped as fast as my brain. My breathing was shallow and quick. I had a […]

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I’m Gonna Miss that Bike

Over the summer I learned how to ride a dirt bike.  I never thought I would ride a motorcycle. When I was young, I tried to ride a motorized scooter. I got scared of the speed and jumped off. I wasn’t assured that I was doing fine and I wasn’t encouraged to try again. (A very […]

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DtDi Inspirations

Ever have one of those days when you compare yourself to others and that comparing makes you feel like trash? Yep, I am having one of those days. Today I am comparing myself with others and the beautiful people of FB;  and I am finding myself lacking. Mind you, I am not fishing for compliments […]

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A Caregiver’s Story…. Update to A Body at Rest

Mom went in for her initial evaluation at the physical therapist. I thought mom did really well. And despite that the exercise, at times, left her trying to catch her breath, she appeared to enjoy herself. In trying to get in better physical health, don’t we all experience breathlessness with activity we aren’t used to? That […]

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