Caregiving Around the Clock

Caregiving Around the Clock

This year is the 20th anniversary of November being National Family Caregivers (NFC) Month. The first Presidential Proclamation was issued...

Getting a Service Dog After My Stroke

Getting a Service Dog After My Stroke

Service dogs are a great benefit to many different people. They can aid people with balance issues, seizures, or even...

A Story of Kindness From the NICU

A Story of Kindness From the NICU

The NICU (neonatal intensive care unit) was our introduction to the bizarre, new world of having a child with major...

Must Love (Service) Dogs

Must Love (Service) Dogs

Dogs have always been coined “man’s best friend.” They are intuitive to human behaviors and needs and have been a...

The Natural Progression of Life: Caring for Our Aging Parents

The Natural Progression of Life: Caring for Our Aging Parents

I have always considered my Dad to be my own personal Buddha. He offers honest, truthful—sometimes not what I want...

Why Wellness Matters

Why Wellness Matters

Why does wellness matter? I recently posed this question to my colleagues, Marci and Brad, who work with me at...

How I Do Self-Care: Courtney Baker

How I Do Self-Care: Courtney Baker

Self-care has always been a real struggle for me.  As a homeschool mom with a toddler, there just isn’t a...

Caregiver Essentials for the Perfect Beach Day

Caregiver Essentials for the Perfect Beach Day

Based on just about every weather report in the US, I think it’s safe to say that the summer temperatures...

How I Do Self-Care: Pamela Tucker

How I Do Self-Care: Pamela Tucker

The never-ending role of wife, mother, and caregiver (as well as the daily tasks of keeping life rolling) can become...

Transition Tips For Kids With Processing Issues

Transition Tips For Kids With Processing Issues

Plan and Organize: If your child is capable of being part of this process please involve him or her.  Have...