Ideas on enhancing your relationships, caring for your kids and navigating the eldercare journey
Many of us are card carrying members of the “sandwich generation,” simultaneously responsible for meeting the needs of our children (young and grown) and providing care for our aging parents too. Sometimes juggling it all requires a little help from our friends.
Sooner or later we all get that terrifying call in the middle of the night. One of our parents is in the ER, waiting to be admitted with a life threatening situation.
I got married when I was 19, mainly because there was no way I was going to risk becoming a spinster like my much pitied cousin Ida, who was still single in her 40’s. I graduated from college with a BS, MS and an Mrs., feeling like I was set for life.
Do you know where your parent’s financial, legal, medical and insurance documents are stored? Have you begun to source and organize them? It’s never to soon to get started.