Health Care and Financial Power of Attorney

With all I've gone through with my mom in the last six months, I want to share some of the things I think everyone should have in place. After a spate of funerals - seemed like people were dropping like flies - I insisted Ken and I, my oldest sister and my mom all got … Continue reading Health Care and Financial Power of Attorney

Getting Your Ducks in a Row

I'm getting an education which I'm not sure I want.  With my mom in the nursing home, I'm taking point on her financial stuff.  My siblings are standing behind me which is nice.  However, it means I'm digging into a lot of tasks and information in order to take care of my mother's stuff.Here are … Continue reading Getting Your Ducks in a Row

Necessary Documents

With my mother's recent hospital stay, I've been digging into what legal documents you should have in place just because.  This is an uncomfortable topic because it involves conversations about what happens if you are incapacitated or dead. First I'm not a lawyer so this isn't legal advice.  This is me telling you - this … Continue reading Necessary Documents