personal caregiving


Free Dementia Awareness Workshop – Asheville

Understanding Yourself as a Caregiver…FREE WORKSHOP presented by Park Ridge Health and Mountain Home Care DATE AND TIME Monday, November 14, 2016 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM EST LOCATION Biltmore Church – Arden Campus 35 Clayton Road, Arden, NC 28704 View Map REGISTER HERE: Park Ridge Health and Mountain Home Care As one of America’s leading educators on dementia, Teepa Snow’s philosophy is reflective […]


Where Are We Now? 1

A notice of increase in my husband’s long term care insurance premium has prompted lots of discussion between us the past few weeks. Should we keep it or let it lapse? What will it cover? Under what circumstances could we access the payout of benefits? To our surprise, but apparently a widespread LTC practice, he’d have to be pretty seriously […]


Another New Beginning 2

Today is my birthday, and I knew it was going to be a good one several days ago. Every weekend I select two little angel cards from a plentiful pack. Look what turned up this past Sunday. Never before have I pulled two blanks! I knew right away that a blank can mean, well, anything is possible.  I chose to […]