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Emotional Rain

Emotional Rain Legacies of kind, courageous and unadvertised lives with their steady flow of compassion for this world are the emotional rain we all need to weather life’s brutal droughts.  We may never know the source of this remarkable kindness…

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The Phone Call: How the New Video Opens

Just to give you a starting point, here is the opening chapter of my new video.  The chapter is entitled “The Phone Call,” and portrays an all too familiar power struggle that occurs between adult children and their aging parents…

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Middle Age + Caregiving: Three Mind Maps

Middle age is daunting for everyone, especially caregivers.  There are so many moving and complicated parts that can quickly overwhelm the best intentions or the most efficient management skills.  One of the biggest mistakes I see middle age caregivers make…

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