Whether you are caring for your parents, your kids, your spouse, or your patients – you are a caregiver. Caring for someone else is a huge responsibility and can be extremely stressful. This is especially true when you feel like you can barely care for yourself. Taking care of others requires you to care for […]
I have two big, crazy, rambunctious, but very lovable fur babies. I was a little unsure how they would react when we added a human baby to the mix. Of course they love her, she loves them, and I’m constantly amazed with both dogs’ patience when our daughter is pulling their tails, poking their eyes, […]
As your parents age there may come a time when they are no longer caring for you, but you will be caring for them. This switch in roles can be difficult to cope with as you never want anything to happen to your parents. Role reversal can be challenging, so here are five tips to […]
Dear fellow parents, I want to talk to you about a word that often gets a bad rep in the parenting world: Selfish. One of the first things we’re told and quickly learn about being a parent is that nothing is about you any more, it’s all about the kids. There is no time or […]
As your parents age you may need to take on more and more responsibilities involving their care. This can be extremely overwhelming, especially if you have young children as well. Here are five tips for best managing your kid’s and parent’s lives, as well as your own.