Blog Posts - Respite



CAREGIFTED: Respite, Poetry and Other Gifts for the Caregiver Soul

Recently, I've had the pleasure of corresponding with a great champion of caregivers, the award-winning poet and founder of CareGifted, Heather McHugh.  Heather won a McArthur Fellowship and decided to create a charity that would fund respite ho...

Are Bad Habits Your Way of Getting Respite?

Yesterday I was listening to an artist on the radio.  I was in the car and I was travelling only a short distance, so I don't even know who this artist is or what they produced, but I was captured by this, "I wanted to explore grief and how we e...

I'm A Caregiver and I'm on Holiday

My husband Jim and I are soaking our feet after a long walk through pine forests and seaside cliff sides in north-eastern Spain.  We are on holiday.As I walked today, I thought about being away from our son and my Mom.  Taking two weeks fro...

Six Ways Communities Can Help Caregivers

Local communities are great places to look for help and support for your caregiving family.  It's worth doing a search of your neighborhood - you're likely to find community assets that may be life savers for you and your loved one.  Start...

Preparing to Care From Afar During Spring Break Holiday

There may be parents of children with disabilities who travel as a family during spring break, but I'll leave that subject for another post.Today, I would like to talk about making preparations to care from afar when you leave on holiday and your lov...

SIMPLE PLEASURES: Get Thee To The Seashore - Enjoy The Day and Restore Your Soul

  "Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air." ~Ralph Waldo Emerson  Eat. Sleep. Beach. Repeat."Nothing can dim the light that shines from within." ~Maya Angelou let's go down to the sea-side,and watch the waves of ocean's...
by Eco-Style Life Beau Monde on May 2, 2014

FOREX-Yen’s respite proves short-lived with Fed in focus – Reuters

Economic Times FOREX-Yen's respite proves short-lived with Fed in focusReuters"The cross yen rates continue to march on higher," said Bart Wakabayashi, head of forex at State Street Global Markets in Tokyo, who said the impact on currenci...
by Forex Trading System Blog on Dec 12, 2013

Yellen respite for EM may prove temporary

Emerging markets currencies are back below the levels they recovered to in September when the Fed held back from tapering against market expectations Financial Times – Currency Markets News and Data Yellen respite for EM may prove temporary is...
by Forex Trading System Blog on Nov 15, 2013

Dealing with the Negative: Keep Positive Yourself and It Will Trickle Down to the Kiddies...

Hi Friends, My Co-author Diane recently discovered a new blog that is focused on the positive. Making wise choices, thinking positive and dealing with the negatives in life in a pro-active way. With foster parent burn out being a real threat, it's i...
by Foster Parent Rescue on Aug 30, 2013

EURGBP: May Find Some Respite at 100-day Sma

This cross came under pressure yesterday after the pound rallied post the maiden speech by new Bank of England Governor Mark Carney. However, after falling below 0.8600 and extending gains earlier this morning, it may have reached a crossroads at the...
by Forex Trading System Blog on Aug 29, 2013

How A Good Disability Insurance Policy Upholds You During Sick Times?

Worried about the revved up medical bills on your recent sickness- temporary disability? It has made a big whole in your monthly budget. And now you are having sleepless nights Continue Reading →...
by Give Me Cash on Jun 20, 2013

Respite Care for Foster Kids: Preparing to Do It or Receive It (Yes, Even for RAD kids!)

by John Recently we got heard from a friend of ours who was going to be doing some respite care for a foster child who had a RAD diagnosis.  This was the first time she and her husband were going to be doing respite, and she had some questions...
by Foster Parent Rescue on May 3, 2013

FOREX-Euro steadies vs dlr, respite seen temporary – Reuters

FOREX-Euro steadies vs dlr, respite seen temporaryReuters* Euro off four-month low, helped by short-covering * Speculators' euro short positions hit record high * Markets cautious ahead of EU summit this week By Anirban Nag LONDON, May 21 (Reuter...
by londonfunds.com on May 21, 2012

FOREX-Euro gets respite, but stays under pressure – Reuters

Trading Point FOREX-Euro gets respite, but stays under pressureReuters* Euro off 4-month low, helped by short-covering * Speculators' euro short positions hit record high * Markets cautious ahead of EU summit this week By Anirban Nag LONDON, May...
by londonfunds.com on May 21, 2012

Asia Session: Investors in Asia receive a welcome respite

Investors in Asia receive a welcome respite from the usual negative sentiment stemming from Europe Price action today was relatively subdued when compared with the last few sessions. Whilst fears about the future of Greece and a potential breakup of...
by Forex Trading System Blog on May 17, 2012

Respite from My RAD Foster Child: The Follow Up- Lessons Learned by All

By John and Diane  Well it has been 2 weeks now since me and my RAD foster son’s had our respite and he came back with a new outlook, thank God!  I just wanted to catch you all up on how it went. I went to the other foster home to pick...
by Foster Parent Rescue on Apr 26, 2012

Respite from your RAD Child: Achieve the Impossible Dream!

by John and Diane Taking a respite, well deserved, as we all know it would be, is next too impossible when you have a RAD foster or adopted child. Not only is it hard to find some angel on earth to take your RAD child, someone who will put up wit...
by Foster Parent Rescue on Apr 23, 2012

Vital Principles Needed to Assure a Safe Workout

Once in awhile we may endure a strain or injury that will impair our exercise routine, and we all realize how vital that is to us. There is not an exercise in existence that does not offer some type of … Continue reading →...

Top 10 Best Must-Have iPhone Accessories

10. Elago Apple iPhone Premium Privacy Protection Film In today’s era of identity theft and fraud, it’s more important than ever to protect yourself and that includes the information on your iPhone. The Elago Apple iPhone Premium Privacy Filter/S...
by Toplist101 on Feb 12, 2012

Our Amenities at The Continental Care Center Seymour Iowa

The Continental Care Center at Seymour feature amenities: Features » Wireless Resident Monitoring System » New Sprinkler System installed in 2007 » Veranda Area with Pet Therapy » Free Cable TV » Individually controlled air conditioning » Lovel...


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