Happy Autumn

Autumn is a fun time to share God’s love with our grandkids, whether part of a home schooling program or just having fun building memories.

Caregiving’s Moments of Joy

Caregiving is highlighted by special moments. Whether you are caring for an elderly loved one, a sweet grandchild, a dear friend who is ill, or in the case of those of us of the Sandwich Generation, two or more of these, you may find periods of your life when you have long stretches of mundane, …

Windows Live Writer Test – Even Caregivers Like to Experiment.

I’ve been typing my posts into Word 2007 since it is supposed to be blog friendly. But I’ve noticed the formatting isn’t as neat as I would like. I love to learn and it works well around caregiving. I can carry books and notebooks with me everywhere to study in those scraps of time here …

How to Find Amazon’s Secret Christian Bookstore

DID YOU KNOW? Amazon has a Christian Book “Store”. It is NOT easy to find. It’s not listed with their regular stores. It’s not listed in their menus. But it’s there. It pops up as an option every so often and now it’s URL will be on this blog for you to learn about and us to never lose …

Computer Books for Seniors

Computer and smart phone books for seniors

Men and women 65 years and older make up just over 12 percent of the US population*. Of those, only about 30% go online**. There are lots of reasons for that, I’m sure, including health issues. But I know from personal experience that fear stops many from giving it a whirl. Even if someone helps …

Reach Out and Hug Someone With Music

I love iTunes. I have made a playlist I call Happy Praise and Worship. When I am really tired, stressed, or frustrated, I start listening to that and it is like a shot of extra energy! I have a wide variety of songs on this list, including Lincoln Brewster’s rendition of “Everlasting God.”   Another …

Strength For the Weary Caregiver

The worship music at my church is one of the highlights for me each Sunday. I love singing to praise God and am so blessed as I do it. I hope and pray I am a blessing to Him as well! Fortunately, as most of us know well, the Psalms say to make a joyful …