Escape & relax with a winter's tale. Reading about cold can take your mind off the thermometer. It's also a bit of self-hypnosis, reading can not only take you on an adventure but will give you the break you need. Give it a try for the weekend ahead!
Ever find yourself waiting in the dr. office, hospital or an appointment that has long waiting times? It can especially be longer if you are trying to entertain the person you brought (ie: children, your elderly mom ect..) Check out the perfect solution.
An unused glasses case makes a convenient storage spot for nail files, clippers and other manicure essentials while on the go.
With strawberries in season & caregivers short on time-this recipe is great for any meal & a freezable.Easy to make with no sugar added. Check it out!
-6-7 cups peeled, sliced apples- any variety
-1 pound container strawberries
-½ cup water
-2 Tbsp Honey
- Dash of Cinnamon
1. Add the apples and strawberries slow cooker. Add the water.
2. Cover, and cook on HIGH for 2 hours.
3. Stir in the honey and cinnamon & Enjoy!
The same study that found so many proven benefits of music for Alzheimer’s patients also discovered demonstrated positive impacts on caregivers. When loved ones are engaged with music, caregivers gain time and peace of mind to tend to themselves, accomplishing daily household tasks, taking care of personal needs, or simply sitting down to relax.
Stress reduction isn’t the only advantage that music provides to caregivers. It can literally make their jobs easier, guiding the moods of their loved ones, helping smooth tough activities, and generating points of conversation and connection. These effects do lessen day-to-day stress, but they also increase satisfaction, happiness.
So caregivers reading, pop on your favourite tunes in the house or car. Making your “life tune” alittle easier on yourselves.
Hello! As a caregiver, mother and social service worker I have learned many life lessons through hands on experience. My dream for you is to make your journey through caregiving a cherished one.