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Care for the Caregiver April 15 2014, 0 Comments

Today, April 16, is National Healthcare Decisions Day. This day helps put a spotlight on talking about and planning for your own end-of-life decisions. But for many of us, before we even get to that point, we will be caregivers for someone else. According to the AARP, more than 54 million Americans are serving as primary caregivers for a loved one.

Death, Taxes and Fashion -- Huh? April 09 2014, 0 Comments

You have probably also heard the saying, “The only things certain in life are death and taxes.” Well, we all know April 15 is tax deadline day. The next day, April 16, has been deemed National Healthcare Decisions Day. Sad as it is, death is a part of our human experience, just a certain as taxes, and we need to plan ahead for how we want the last chapters in our lives to play out. April 16 is a day set aside to help raise awareness of the importance of talking about your end of life wishes and making sure your intentions are written down and on record.