Caught in the Middle

Caught in the Middle

A growing number of individuals and couples are entering the ranks of the Sandwich Generation.  What they have in common is that they are “caught in the middle” between the competing needs and wants of their dependent children and aging parents.  In addition, they...
Resources to Help Those Caring for a Loved One at Home

Resources to Help Those Caring for a Loved One at Home

If you provide home-based care to a loved one, you are not alone. Millions of Americans provide unpaid family care every year. Being a caregiver can be overwhelming, particularly if you are juggling other responsibilities, such as working or raising a family. Knowing...

How To Have ‘The Talk’ With Your Parents

Remember when Mom or Dad sat us preteens down for “the talk,” the one that made us all squirm with embarrassment? Fast-forward about 30 years, and perhaps it’s time for another version of “the talk,” this one initiated by the adult children. This discussion might be...