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The Middle-Aged Guide to Growing Up: Sleep Tight

April 4, 2014

Im a Boomer, born right in the middle of the Boom, along with 400,000 other Canadian kids that year, and Im a ...

Caregiver’s Diary: Defying The Odds

October 31, 2011

August 15th 2011: While my father has been learning about real estate at a late age, my wife’s father has had his own ...

Caregiver's Diary: Defying The Odds

October 31, 2011

August 15th 2011: While my father has been learning about real estate at a late age, my wife’s father has had his own ...

Caregiver’s Diary: Moving My Father

July 15, 2011

My recently widowed 87 year old father put his house on the market shortly after my mother died last year, with a ...

Caregiver's Diary: Moving My Father

July 15, 2011

My recently widowed 87 year old father put his house on the market shortly after my mother died last year, with a ...

Caregiver’s Diary: Driving With Dad

June 24, 2011

My 88 year old father-in-law took his biennial driving exam recently and passed with flying colours. He was elated. A ...

Caregiver's Diary: Driving With Dad

June 24, 2011

My 88 year old father-in-law took his biennial driving exam recently and passed with flying colours. He was elated. A ...

Caregiver’s Diary: Another Parent

June 9, 2011

Jamie is one of my oldest friends. We used to hang out together when it was all sex and drugs and rock ‘n’ ...

Caregiver's Diary: Another Parent

June 9, 2011

Jamie is one of my oldest friends. We used to hang out together when it was all sex and drugs and rock ‘n’ ...

Caregiver’s Diary: Another Journey Begins

May 30, 2011

May 30th 2011, My wife has been dealing with her own father's esophageal cancer. In her own words: The first time you ...