THE CAREGIVERS' LIVING ROOM A Blog by Donna Thomson: AN UPDATE ON ME

I thought it was time for an update on what’s been going on with me. Since Christmas, it’s been busy! Here’s what I’ve been up to: My husband Jim and I went down to Cat Island in the Bahamas for a few weeks. Every year we stay at a little stone cottage on the beach ...

THE CAREGIVERS' LIVING ROOM A Blog by Donna Thomson: From The Treasure Chest: Making Peace With Age and Infirmity

On holiday in Cat Island, Bahamas recently, something happened.  Regular readers of my blog might recall that I’ve blogged about Cat Island before – it’s a remarkable place in its beauty, its simplicity and its authentic (but few) inhabitants.  Last year, I visited an 87 year old firecracker called Miss Ella Sweeting.  Back then, Miss Ella sang  ...

THE CAREGIVERS' LIVING ROOM - A Blog by Donna Thomson: Making Peace with Aging and Infirmity

On holiday in Cat Island, Bahamas recently, something happened.  Regular readers of my blog might recall that I’ve blogged about Cat Island before – it’s a remarkable place in its beauty, its simplicity and its authentic (but few) inhabitants.  Last year, I visited an 87 year old firecracker called Miss Ella Sweeting.  Back then, Miss ...