April 7, 2020

Mom said “it’s all up here”

These days I hear people talk about staying in their pajamas all day. How does one read/write/cook/walk around/change the cat box/feed the dog/do the laundry/pick up the […]
January 25, 2020

Share your wishes. Then go back to living.

Maybe the thought of completing an Advance Directive is too much for you to think about. But what about your loved ones? Will you leave your […]
January 25, 2020

Life is unpredictable. Have the conversation.

She was 19 when her parents divorced. Her father died soon after, the result of a “compassionate accident.” Questions about the next of kin presented challenges. […]
August 6, 2019

Advocate. Advocate. Advocate.

“He was a wonderful parent. He was a wonderful husband.” Jon and Jane were married for 25 years. Jon was diagnosed with stage 1 melanoma. After […]