Grand Fun and Grand Exercise for GrandParents and GrandKids
If your grandchildren are visiting, a stockpile of balls can be a huge help and a ton of fun. Especially the ginormous one I just spotted at…
Quick and Easy Tortellini for Caregivers
Thank you for sharing…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 […]
Knights for Caregivers
Auto clubs for roadside assistance offer wonderful plans to help the Sandwich Generation caring for elderly parents and grandkids in times of need!
Let’s Stamp This Thoughtful for Your Elderly Relative
Thank you for sharing…“Oh Honey, don’t buy me anything. I don’t have anyplace to put it,” said my grandma whenever I asked how I could help her. I knew her budget was tight and wanted to help, but I could never get her to tell me anything she could really use. I finally came up […]
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.
Christmas Gift Ideas for Our Sandwich Generation Families
It may only be the beginning of Fall but autumn will be gone and Christmas here before you know it-especially if caregiving keeps you busy! Here are…
Caregiver Tip – Diaper Rash Creams Aren’t All Created Equal
Severe diaper rash! Those with Sandwich Generation issues can find it a problem for elderly parents suffering from adult diaper rash AND for our grandchildren.
Blog Action Day – Poverty – The Sequel
Thank you for sharing…Blog Action Day really made an impact yesterday in the blogging world. 12,706 sites participated with an estimated audience of about 13,412,152! I thought you might be interested in reading some of the other blog postings on this subject. No, I’m not going to print all 12,706 entries, just a handful that […]
Blog Action Day – Poverty
Thank you for sharing…I just found out that today is Blog Action Day. That’s a day where all bloggers are encouraged to write about the same subject. Today that subject is poverty and I’m going to look at it from the eyes of a Sandwich Generation grandparent. Poverty is a global problem. According to UNICEF, […]
Four Lists for Elderly Relatives
Thank you for sharing…Elderly relatives often get their dates, contact information, medical insurance numbers, and other important bits of information mixed up. A simple way to help them is to take all that information and type it up in your computer. You will have it saved for an easy reference for you and a fast […]