The Sandwich Generation Issues
The Parenting Issue has a great article on the Sandwich Generation issues.
Bittersweet food for thought for all of us in the Sandwich Generation - Celebrating Thanksgiving with 'Generation Alzheimer's'
This definitely hit home for me – how about you? Elder care: Baby Boomers are being hit harder with parent care responsibilities
Taking care of our aging parents isn't always easy, but it is a blessing. "Caregivers face challenges, find rewards taking care of loved ones."
Morro expert gives tips on elder care – important pointers when visiting aging parents.
My senior mom and I keep toying with the idea of getting a dog in a year or so – primarily for her to keep her company. But, as this article points out, there are some definite points to consider carefully before we do so.
Grandparents and Grandkids
Looking for creative ideas to keep your long distance relationship with your grandkids closer?
Fellow grandmother, Susan Adcox, has 12 Cool Christmas Activities to share with us.
I'm always looking for ways of leaving a sweet spiritual legacy in the hearts of my grandkids. Check out the great tips from Sticky Faith, 40+ Ways to Build Sticky Faith in Your Grandkids.
And here's a few more grand ideas for grandparents to stay connected and encourage our grandkids' spiritual relationship.
Holiday Joys for Family Fun
Christmas music at Amazon that should include several sweet freebies (subject to change with little or no notice ).
TV specials and movies – Do you love Christmas shows and movies? For yourself or your grandkids? If so, make sure you check out my article from Friday with several great lists for the 2012 Christmas holiday season!
WOW! Check out the awesome tutorials for a wide variety of easy crafts for the whole Sandwich Generation family – from kids and grandkids to all of us boomers and seniors and even our aging parents!
I really appreciate all the great resources and news for all of us boomers and seniors in the Sandwich Generation! These roundups are a regular part of SandwichINK, along with the tips and info I share at Pinterest, Twitter, Facebook, and G+, so be sure to follow me there and…
P.S. Thank you so much for your comments. I appreciate them very much and read each one. I also do my best to reply to them all but, as you can imagine, there are times (many times, lately :) ) when caregiving needs do not allow for that. Thank you for your patience and your sweet comments.