What would YOU want to say to your aging parent before it is too late?
My mother had a health scare a few years back and since then I never hold back on telling her how much I love her and appreciate everything she has done in my life-time. We are opposite in character but we compliment each other so well.
I make an effort to talk to her every day even if it's just to say hello and see her a couple of times a week. We also plan dinners together so my kids can enjoy time with her and my step-dad and play lots of dominos, their favorite game.
It was very difficult for me since there was a language barrier between me and my bio father but just having that 'reunion' between us, did a lot for both of us, I think anyways as for my other parents, well ... nothing I can really do when it takes two to have a relationship
by TJ Stephens 4 years ago
I'd like to hear from those that are dealing with taking care of an aging parent - one that's living with you, or one that's still in their home, but you look after them. Specifically, I'm knowing more about these topics - - What resources do use to help you cope - websites, magazines, catalogs,...
by TJ Stephens 7 years ago
Are you taking care of an aging parent in your home?If so, I'd like to hear about:- What are some of your biggest challenges?- What are some of the positives?- How is your family getting along?- What resources you are using to help you?- Are there any products that have been particularly helpful?
by Thrifty Lady 6 years ago
What is a good hobby for an aging parent?
by Obscure_Treasures 7 years ago
My sisters and brothers have left me with all the responsibilities of caring for my aging parent. Any suggestions on how I can get them involved?
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