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15 “Thank You” Gifts for Family Caregivers

Sometimes words aren’t enough. These gifts for caregivers will help you express heartfelt gratitude and appreciation to someone caring for a loved one. My work with with the Alzheimer’s Society inspired me to research a list of thoughtful thank you gifts for caregivers.

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Best Gifts for People With Dementia or Alzheimer’s Disease

20 Cheerful Gifts for People With Alzheimer’s or Dementia

These 20 gifts and ideas for people with dementia, Alzheimer’s disease, or other types of cognitive disorders will bring a splash of color and cheer into their lives! Caregivers will love these gifts, too. These ideas make life happier, easier, and brighter for everyone. The Fun Dogs Wall Calendar is the least practical, most cheerful gift idea […]


30 Delightful Gifts for Older Parents Who Have Everything

Your elderly parents have everything they want and need; the best gift helps your mom and dad feel close to you. These gifts and ideas for older parents and grandparents are designed to keep you connected without actually moving you into their home! The Moments of Glory Wall Calendar is a beautiful, practical gift for […]

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Sympathy Gift Ideas for Someone Who Lost a Grandmother

20 Sympathy Gifts for Someone Who Lost a Grandma

Here, you’ll find a variety of sympathy gifts to offer comfort and support after the loss of a grandmother. I also included sympathy messages and ideas for condolence cards and funeral or “celebration of life” books. The Willow Tree Forget Me Not is a lovely sympathy gift for a coworker or friend. The Willow Tree figurines are […]


40th Birthday Gift Ideas That Will Surprise and Delight Her

Turning forty is a once-in-a-lifetime event! These 40th birthday gift ideas for women will add a dash of fun, creativity and playfulness to this celebration. Even if she isn’t excited about turning forty, she’ll be surprised and delighted by one of these thoughtful and unique gift ideas. The Anuschka Hand Painted Leather Handbag is first on […]

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Comforting Gift Ideas for Someone Who is Dying

20 Comforting Gifts for Someone at the End of Life

Comfort and warmth are the best gifts you can give someone who is dying of cancer or a life-threatening disease. These gift ideas are both comforting and inspiring. I included a range of practical items that make life easier at the end, plus heartfelt messages of love and support. A Reversible Sherpa/RoyalMink Heated Throw Blanket might […]


10 Things You Need to Know About Moving to Africa

Yes, you should move to Africa! I lived in Nairobi, Kenya for 3 years – and I don’t regret a minute of it. Here are 7 mistakes to avoid when you’re moving to Africa, 3 tips from expats living overseas, and a list of things to take to the African continent. Moving to Africa was […]

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How to Stop Feeling Homesick When You’re Traveling Alone

How to Stop Feeling Homesick When You’re Traveling Alone

When you’re a woman traveling alone, you’re bound to feel homesick! You’re not alone, my friend – read my tips for overcoming homesickness and tell me how you’re feeling in the comments section below. Sharing your thoughts will help you cope with feeling homesick and lonely when you’re in a whole different world. And, don’t […]