Tag: Caregiver

+

Don’t Give Up

Last week I was on the phone with the receptionist at one of my mom’s doctors’ offices and I broke down. She called to explain that my mother needed to have a procedure done the very next day, and…..I broke down. What she didn’t know is that ten minutes earlier, I was on a call with my mom, her care provider and one of … Read More Don’t Give Up

+

This Year

Written on April 14th, 2021 While in the shower today, I’ve been in deep reflection about the happenings of this year. This has been a challenging start to the year. It’s been both revelatory and extremely hard. Through it all, God has shown up in incredible, Word-confirming ways! You haven’t heard from me for a while because I didn’t have the energy to write. … Read More This Year

+

Everything Changed at Midnight

Last Monday my mom had a really important surgery. Leading up to it, I’d called ahead to see if I could put my name on the list to wait in the waiting room you know, because of Covid. After talking to the nurses’ supervisor I was on the list! I’d prepared everything – food for when she could eat again, water in the meantime … Read More Everything Changed at Midnight

+

Be Kind To Yourself

Lately I’ve found myself saying some really mean things. Not to other people but to myself. I have two sick parents and when I say sick I mean diabetes, hypertension, arthritis, vision and hearing problems, liver and kidney problems, cancer, epilepsy and the list goes on. And sometimes I’m not my highest self.  The truth is…I’m grieving yesteryear while trying to accept today and … Read More Be Kind To Yourself

%d bloggers like this: