Caring for Caregiver

Caring for the caregiver is important for the caregiver as well as for the caree. Multigenerational caregiving and dealing with the Sandwich Generation issues can make it more difficult than the norm. If the caregiver is unable to continue due to the stress and challenges, the caree will also be hurt.


As this cute country clipart illustrates I consider AAA roadside assistance clubs plan as valuable as medical alert systems devices for both the elderly senior citizens AND myself - my knights

Caregivers’ Knights Make Frugal Sense

Turns out AAA Auto Clubs aren’t just great for their roadside assistance clubs plans and programs – they can save the Sandwich Generation money as well!

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Crockpots are a big help for the Sandwich Generation multigenerational caregiver

Sandwich Generation Using Crockpots to Save Time and Money Cooking

Fun Frugal Website One of the fun “jobs” that writing this blog requires is to peruse dozens of different websites, blogs, magazines, etc. to find great information to share with you. One site that I’ve discovered and enjoy is The Lean Green Family. There she wrote a post entitled Five Frugal Meal-Planning Tips for Busy People. […]

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Going Back to School the Sandwich Generation Way

Feel like you are too old to go back to college? Intimidated by the requirements? No time, no money, not much energy? Cheer up! There are still options for you to keep learning, keep exercising your brain, and keep growing. The internet offers a wide variety of college class lectures and material online and many […]

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Quick and Easy Tortellini for Caregivers

Are you always on the lookout for a yummy meal that’s cheap, easy, quick and freezes well? Me too! Here’s one of my favorites, just for you: 1 bag of dried tortellini – 16 ounces (I like Trader Joe’s with pesto filling) 1 can of Spaghetti Sauce – 26 ounces (My favorite is Trader Giotti’s Organic Marinara […]

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Great Bible Case with Christian encouragement for the awesome Word of God via Kaye Swain REALTOR and social media blogger

Bible Study is Essential for the Sandwich Generation

“Read your Bible, pray every day, & you’ll grow, grow grow.” A favorite song of my grandkids, it is also true for Sandwich Generation senior home givers.

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Steady Words for a Shaky World

“All that money you’ve lost – where did it go?;” “Russia test fires long-range missile…warships call in Libya;”  “Foreclosure Activity Increases 8 Percent in July;” “Thyroid cancer on the rise;” “Hurricane Slams Into Mexico;” “FDIC Seizes Two More Banks.”  These are all actual headlines from around the country and around the world. And as if […]

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Sheets – Read All About Them

Amazon. In case you haven’t guessed, it’s one of my favorite places to purchase books. The prices are great I almost always get books for 30% or more off the normal price.The service is excellent. I’ve only seen them make two mistakes in all the years I’ve bought from them. And I buy a lot […]

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Gourmet Salad to Take Care of the Caregiver

When my weight is where it should be, I have more energy for caregiving duties which eases caregiver stress! This salad helps me keep my weight low.

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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 […]

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Praise the Lord – Night-time Comfort For A Caregiver

There is plenty of night-time comfort for a caregiver in the midst of the Sandwich Generation in the Bible.

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