Radio Wrap-Up: Caregivers

AnnmarieKelly.WCBM_..web_-150x120It's National Family Caregivers Month and the theme this year is Respite: Taking Care of Yourself. So Cathy Sikorski, the serial caregiver, stopped by Happy Hour to talk about her caregiving experiences. I mentioned that her brother-in-law, Larry, passed away recently. Here's Cathy's loving tribute to him: Larry and here is the post she talked about: The Balloon

We have several links for you caregivers:

Also, I wrote down two quotes for you today, and I forgot them. So here they are. This first one is from Nancy Kriseman, from her book, The Mindful Caregiver.

“My caregiver mantra is to remember:
the only control you have
is over the changes you choose to make.”

That dovetails into something Joan Baez said,

You don't get to choose how you're going to die, or when.
You can only decide how you're going to live.”