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We moved my mom into a nearby senior apartment back in 2012 due to a small stroke. At that time she was still driving and fairly independent. Fast forward
My mother is 92 years of age and she has always been controlling. Since my fathers death 3 years ago she has constantly complained that I used to come
There is no content for a narcissist except the kind that will suck you in. Living with one is a total mind screw where you always end up the bad guy.A
Last year was a bad one. I broke my ankle in February. Between that and spinal stenosis, I was too sedentary. I also have COPD. I got Bronchitis five
Mom was abusive as I grew up. I didn’t know the depths until too many puzzle pieces added us. She was well aware they my dad molested my son. However,
I am really trying to be patient but sometimes I admit I do blow up. I understand there is fear, anxiety and frustration when aging, the body goes making
Mum for the past 2 and half years has been in and out of hospitals and respite nursing home due to Parkinson's. Now I'm her sole carer and only child.
Gosh... where to start!! My dad (81 years old) came to live with my husband and I (we are both 51) after my mom passed away in 2011. I had promised my
I’ve been taking care of mom for seven years. I read this forum faithfully. I now see more sentiment surfacing in favor of facility-assisted care. There’s
I'm the youngest and I always knew I'd be the one to care for my mum. i have a sister who lives opposite my mum. when my mum had a stroke, me and my sister