Who I am

Older folks need to put their heads up and shoulders back.  They have more to live for….dreams and goals in their hearts that they may have forgotten or gave up on.  No more of that!  How many people get to reach the years of 80s and 90s let alone the 100s?  You know what matters…

A Millennial and Baby Boomer Christmas Story

Was Joseph struggling with doubts about the father of Jesus?  It was easier for Mary to believe.  She knew she hadn’t been with a man.  But negative thoughts could have came to Joseph.  “Hey, doesn’t Jesus look like Billy Bob down at the market?  Wasn’t Billy Bob kinda sweet on Mary?”  Why couldn’t young Joseph…

Secrets to taking care of ourselves in “older” age…..Pain

Secrets to taking care of ourselves in “older” age……Pain Pain.  Does your person you are caring for have pain?  I can’t tell you how many times I hear “Oh, no, mom doesn’t have pain.  She never complains of pain.”  Really?  No pain at 85 or 92 years old?  Aged bones, joints, ligaments…I’d bet there’s some…

Can you give yourself honour?

Can you give yourself honour?  I believe you can.  And, I believe God told us to do that very thing.  He asked us to love each other as we love ourselves.  Does love exist without honour?  How could it?  The spelling of “honour” as it is here is a verb rather than a noun when…

Hope is tied to Honour

Where there is no honour there can be no hope for a Senior.  They may be grinding out what has to be done to survive but if they do not receive honour from those closest to them, they have no hope.   They may be even smiling through and never complaining and you look at…