Monthly Archives: February 2015

Stages of Caregiving

I have not always been a full time caregiver.  As I look back over Lynn’s journey through the maze of MS progression, I have had different roles along the way. On the Outside Looking In Role For several years before … Continue reading

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Caregiving From a Different Perspective

Each of us filters information through our previous life experiences. Through those filters, we evaluate comments made and inferences perceived and eventually make conclusions based on those filters. We also tell ourselves stories about what we see and hear based on … Continue reading

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My Mom’s Words are Still True Today

  Sixty-two years ago today, my Mom and Dad became husband and wife.  Two months later he was drafted into the army and served the next two years in Korea. As I listen to the words this young bride wrote … Continue reading

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Am I Competent to Do This Job?

I earn a living by working in a hospital in the department of Human Resources.  Hospitals are heavily regulated and one of the most stringent agencies who monitor us is The Joint Commission. One of the standards they have for … Continue reading

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