A Few Tips For Looking After Older Relatives At Home

As a busy mom, you might be suffering from sleep deprivation as many of us are. However, if you have elderly relatives living with you like I do, it is important that you are alert at all times. This can be HARD! You want to make sure that they don’t run the bath water too […]

7 Simple Tips For Traveling With An Elderly Parent

Not only are your kids growing up fast, but good ole grandma and grandpa are growing old as well. And as they age, you’ll find yourself playing parent for both your kids and now for your own parents. You will be taking care of them as they did for you. When it comes to traveling […]

Hospital Room to Bedroom: How to Help the Elderly Have a Smooth Transition

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ConquerInco #CollectiveBias   When you are moving a loved one from a hospital room to a bedroom, there is a lot to keep in mind. Most people who were in a hospital setting are going to have some sort […]

5 Tech Options For Managing Role Reversal

As our parents become older, role reversal is increasingly becoming the norm. And while the caregiving experience can be rewarding, it can also be stressful. Limited time, money and resources can derail caregiving and turn it into a chore. Fortunately, there are plenty of tech options that offer quality care and help reduce the stress […]

Encouraging Independence In Our Elderly Loved Ones

Getting old is not much fun. It is certainly not something any of us look forward to. I know I’m not. One of the biggest worries people have is losing their independence as they age. No matter how good the retirement communities are in their area, most people desperately want to stay in their own […]

7 Ways to Make the Bathroom Elderly Friendly

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MembersMarkCares #CollectiveBias Some of my greatest memories as a child are with my grandfather. I remember we would pack a little picnic and walk to a park that was close to his house to eat it. The picnic usually […]