Mom, Beverly, was a nurse, so Lisa and her sister Ruth were not nervous about asking their parents about money and end-of-life matters, such as who they wanted to be their health care and financial power of attorneys.
“We grew up always talking about that kind of stuff,” Lisa says.
Entering New Territory
What Lisa and her siblings — she also has younger siblings in Virginia and Oregon — did not grow up talking about were the emotions (mainly guilt) that are bound to surface when you care for your aging parents, the true cost of caregiving, and what to do when that burden becomes too much to bear.
That is why Lisa is sharing her family’s story.
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