When it comes to asking for help from a nurse, we are usually okay with that. But when the same help is given by a family caregiver, we find it difficult to accept and ask for it in the first place. These questions surfaced for me recently when I was in the position of a caregiver.
I've got a busy toddler who loves painting. She makes dinosaurs and crocodiles. In the end there are colorful scribbles and too many papers to keep.
"Wait mumma, wait" With these three simple words, my 1 year-old daughter has helped me see the joy in taking things slow again.
A slipped slipper down the railway platform and a beautiful interaction with a stranger.