Tag «Frugal Tips for Caregivers»

SandwichINK’s Microblog Monday from Twitter – 4/13/09

Hello to all of you in the Sandwich Generation. It’s time, again, to check out the resources I discovered for you this week at Twitter. Some are dealing with caregiving, some with grandparenting, some with tech info, and some are just plain random. For instance, did you know Marinara simply means ‘sailors style?’ Spanish sailors …

Frugal Tips for Caregivers: Keeping in Touch Slowly But Surely

Staying close to elderly parents, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and other family members is a high priority for many of us. Telephone, email, and instant messaging is wonderful, but there are times you really need the good old postal service. I love to send books to one special relative, as she is finding it harder and …

Boomers & Seniors Blog Carnival 3

It’s that time again. The Boomers & Seniors Blog Carnival has a new crop of great articles and you can find their links at Seniors Support – http://seniors-support.com/2009/02/10/boomers-and-seniors-blog-carnival-feb-10-edition/ . You’ll find a wide variety of articles to help you as you navigate all the different aspects of the Sandwich Generation life. Once there, you can …

SandwichINK Twitter Links 1/20/09 – Part 1

I’ve got some excellent links for you that first appeared on my Twitter page. In fact, there are so many, I’m going to do half today and half tomorrow. Don’t forget, if you want them hot off the press, come join the conversation at http://twitter.com/SandwichINK .  Without further adieu… Encouragement – Jesus said…Be sure of …

SandwichINK Links From Twitter 12/17/08

Interested in learning how to use Twitter? Click Here. Here’s a good article defining and explaining Palliative Care. We went through palliative care and Hospice with my dad. I had never heard of Palliative Care before that, but they were such a blessing to us. All of the staff were helpful & encouraging.  It’s definitely …

Twitter Updates for 2008-12-05

Caregivers: Good article at Budget Banquet -Reclaiming the Word "Diet" From the Weight Loss Industry – http://budurl.com/ReclaimingWordDiet Caregivers: caregiving had a great post -Uh, Oh. Is This Contagious? http://www.caregiving.com/?p=201 – taking care of you Grandparents-Great place to find directions for paper airplanes – http://budurl.com/PaperAirplanes – Looks like fun! Encouragement-God is my helper; The Lord is …

Happy Thanksgiving – Christmas is A’Comin’

My grandkids and I were out shopping at Joann’s. We discovered some fun Christmas projects to start working on now – and they were on sale! Joann’s had really cute wooden ornaments on sale for 40% off. From angels to Nativities and snowmen to teddies, there were all sorts of fun ones to decorate. They …