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Caregiving: How long can I do this?

When was the last time you listened to birds singing? Or noticed tree leaf buds bursting open on a spring day? Or enjoyed the laughter of children? Can’t remember? That may mean you’re caring too much for other people and cheating yourself out of living your life. You also may be cheating yourself out of your health. Caregiving can be […]

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Getting To the Realities of Stress — How Journaling Can Help

If you’ve never been stressed, you’re a rare human being indeed. Caregivers, with all you do, know this well. So in this post, I’ll help you define what stress is, learn how to identify it in your life, and give you a few suggestions to manage it. I’ll start by sharing two insights: If you don’t identify the problem, you […]

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Enter to Win Our Share Your Heart Contest

People express their love and support in big and small ways every day. It could be anything from an encouraging note for someone’s first day on the job, to a thoughtful card telling a friend how much she means to you, or a declaration of love written in the clouds.     We know you have your own special ways […]

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A Special “Video Thank-You” to Everyone in the CaringBridge Community

Sometimes, connection is more meaningful than anything else. You helped us make it possible for more individuals, families and friends than ever in 2012. Over 46 million people connected through CaringBridge last year, creating a big surge of love, hope and compassion that circles right back to you. To see the huge impact you had in 2012, check out our […]

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