This week, Home Instead Senior Care Cofounder Lori Hogan released her latest book, Strength for the Moment.
It’s a beautiful collection of stories from family caregivers whose
lives have been forever changed by caring for their senior loved ones.
addition to caregiver stories, the book features prayer to accompany
each passage. Lori believes wholeheartedly in the power of faith and
spirituality, and she lifts the reader up in prayer throughout the book.
support for family caregivers is at the heart of what we do, but it can
be hard for others to empathize with the emotions of family caregiving.
They run the gamut from frustration and resentment to joy and
fulfillment. Strength for the Moment addresses all of these emotions,
and every other one in between. And the book acknowledges that such
emotions are normal and acceptable, which we find that family caregivers
One of my favorite things about the book is that it
contains a page at the front for dedications and a special message to
the recipient. If you know a family caregiver in need of inspiration, I
highly recommend sharing this book with him or her. To make it
extra-special, take advantage of the dedication page and write your own
inspirational message for the caregiver in your life.
understand that there are ups and downs, trials and tribulations, when
it comes to caregiving. I’m so thankful that Lori’s book addresses the
emotions in an honest way.
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