Having recently recovered from an illness, I talk about caring while unwell.
Brexit: Higher grocery costs. Higher energy costs. Higher almost everything costs. When Carers Allowance forms the bulk of your income, this is a problem.
Of the many challenges that come with caring, too often we ignore an important question - what happens when our caring days are over?
You're not told about being a carer until you are one. Here's some things I wish I'd known from the start.
Saying the right thing is easier than doing the right thing, especially when there's no requirement to do anything.
I can only speak for myself, but I'm sure most carers get an attack of the grumps. Here's how I deal with it.
Some thoughts on tackling the challenges facing a carer during a heatwave.
Some thoughts on things that have helped me cope with caring over the years.
Looking at the changes I needed to make, my growth as a person, finances and relationships.
An honest and raw look at how a selfish bitch became a carer.