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5 Tips For When You Are Trying To Adopt Older Foster Kids

About 7 years ago my husband and I decided to adopt foster children (well really just one) through the foster care system. The process took over 2 years and a lot of heartbreak, but we wound up with 3 amazing kids! Here are my tips, truths and ideas for shortening up that process and making …

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5 Products That Helped Our Old Dog With Itchy Paws

Our old dog has allergies that cause biting and chewing on her feet. We have tried all the remedy suggestions from all natural to medication and found these 5 to be best products when used altogether! please note :: I often recommend resources, some I receive an affiliate commission for, these all help to keep …

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25 Fun Nursing Home Gift Ideas For Women (That Are Not Food)

When my husband’s Mom went into the nursing home, I realized that bringing care packages and gifts to her was a great way to help an elderly woman adapt to a place she really didn’t want to be! Whether your loved one is in a care facility or assisted living, there are some products you …

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Caregiver Tips For Wet Brain (Alcohol Related Dementia)

Wet brain is an old world term for Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome. It is also called ARBD (Alcohol-Related Brain Damage) or even Alcohol Dementia (even thought it seems not to be “officially” Dementia as far as I can figure out!) Please note, this is NOT a medical post, it is a caregiver post and includes my opinions. Any …

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6 Must Have Products For Elderly Caregivers Dealing With Poop | Elderly Fecal Incontinence

I know the real words, diarrhea, feces, manure, excrement, fecal matter, bowel incontinence, but let’s face it, when your incontinent elderly mother or father is covered in poop from butt to floor, it doesn’t matter what they call it, you just want to know how to clean it up quickly! Pooping PTSD If you are …

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