Category: Adventures of the sandwich generation by Kathy Barthel
Dating after divorce: Ten Tips From The TrenchesAug 18, 2011
I used to think that being married was one of the hardest things I’d ever done—harder than gutting my house till it looked like 1983 Beirut, harder than several hideously painful days of labour after which I couldn’t sit for three months, and definitely harder than trying to figure out grade five math.
Is living in a retirement home a positive thing?Mar 28, 2012
How to cope with your elderly parent's anxiety: 15 tipsMay 23, 2012
Your parents may become increasingly fearful and anxiety-ridden as they age and it can be very difficult to help them. There are ways to cope.
Get your mental house in order before retirement: Five tipsJun 22, 2012
Retirement will be challenging enough without bringing emotional baggage into it. Here's how to break bad habits and get your house in order.
Have a Drink! Mom's Retirement Home Trial Stay Was a Bust.Jul 11, 2012
What do you do when you realize your mom's trial stay at the retirement home was a bust? Have a drink? Yikes!
Charming Senior's Video Wins Online ContestAug 03, 2012
Ever made a grilled cheese sandwich with an iron or corn on the cob in a kettle? Watch 88-year-old Shura do it in her winning Cyber-Seniors video!