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Parent’s Day

We’ve got Mother’s Day and Father’s Day, and now we have…Parent’s Day? Although most people don’t know about this holiday, Parent’s Day is an official holiday, signed into law by President Bill Clinton in 1994. It’s a day to honor and celebrate all that parents do to raise their children in an ever-changing and ever-challenging world. […]

By | July 25th, 2017|Caregiving, sandwich generation|0 Comments

The Sandwich Generation: A Guide

Interview with Shayna Poupko, Sandwich Generation Coach Caring for children and parents at the same time can be stressful. What tips do you have for the sandwich generation about reducing day-to-day stress? Different personality types deal differently with life's stresses. Those souls who go with the flow will not be so overwhelmed when faced with [...]

By | September 26th, 2016|Caregiving, sandwich generation|0 Comments

What about the Grandchildren?

As we struggle to juggle all the balls we have in the air, we are often focused so much on our own roles that we forget to pay attention to the grandchildren’s role. […]

By | September 14th, 2016|Caregiving, sandwich generation|0 Comments

Celebrating the Bond Between Grandparents and Grandchildren

A lot has changed in recent years in the way that we care for our elderly. Before it was common for women to have careers, it was assumed that they would care for both their children and their elderly parents and in-laws. They were often burdened by the responsibilities of caring for more than one generation at a time and were unable to pursue personal fulfillment. […]

By | September 10th, 2015|Caregiving, grandchildren, sandwich generation|0 Comments