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Why Won’t Your Alzheimer or Dementia Parent Throw Anything Away?

If you are an Alzheimer or Dement caregiver, you might notice that your loved one is hoarding things, well beyond what would be considered a normal level. Today we are going to talk about hoarding, plus pitfalls, tips and ideas for how to help clean it up a bit! Our Moms Hoarding Story After our …

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13 Tips For When You Move Your Dementia Mom In With You

If you are considering moving your Alzheimers or Dementia parent into your home, there are some serious things you should consider first! Tips and ideas for things to think about from when we moved Mom in with us.  Our Dementia Story We moved our Mom in with us after she had lost 60 pounds, had …

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How To Use Essential Oils For Cold Sores

Essential oils are great to use on your lip at the first tingle from a cold sore! This treatment for herpes or  can help reduce the time it takes for cold sores to run their course. A healthy remedy for fever blisters. please note :: I often recommend resources, some I receive an affiliate commission …

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Should You Get Your Dementia Parent A Cat or a Dog

As an Alzheimer or dementia caregiver it is tempting to think that getting your loved one a companion pet might make them happier. Let’s talk about the struggles and help that having a dog or a cat for your elderly parent can bring! please note :: I often recommend resources, some I receive an affiliate …

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