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CK Wilde

Mountain View, California
Early in 2005, I became my Dad's primary caregiver-- on top of working full time as a ... Full Bio
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Caregiver Stress Quiz by CK Wilde Health Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Caregiving How to tell if you have caregiver stress—a quiz. (Click on “post” below to see full article.) ... Read on »
Train Your Brain… Forget Resolutions by CK Wilde Health Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Caregiving I hate New Year’s Resolutions. The minute I resolve to lose weight or save more money, it seems like my brain starts to work against me. Suddenly, I’m seeing luscious ... Read on »
Special Gifts for Young Children by CK Wilde Health Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Caregiving Is there a new baby in your family? Even the most difficult babies love sound and music. One of the most well-used gifts we received for our first son was a stuffed la ... Read on »
Easing Your College Student’s Transition Back Home by CK Wilde Health Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Caregiving This is the third Thanksgiving that our youngest son has traveled home from college to celebrate with us. My husband and I are well adjusted to the changes in our relation ... Read on »
Home Accidents and Seniors–How To Cope by CK Wilde Health Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Caregiving Falls in and around the home are a major cause of injury for seniors. Home accidents happen unexpectedly often leaving family and caregivers completely unprepared to deal ... Read on »
5 Tips On Nutrition Needs For Seniors by CK Wilde Health Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Caregiving My Dad was 70 when my mother died. Although he often helped to prepare peaches and tomatoes for canning or sliced green beans for dinner, he left the actual cooking to my ... Read on »
Hello Technorati by CK Wilde Health Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Caregiving I’ve just updated our profile in Technorati so that more of you can find us while searching for blogs with information your want. 3GenFamily Blog covers stories about ... Read on »
Today Is Mesothelioma Awareness Day by CK Wilde Health Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Caregiving Mesothelioma is an extremely deadly cancer that affects over 3,000 Americans every year.  As deadly as mesothelioma is, it is also entirely preventable, only known to be ... Read on »
3GenFamily Now Has A Facebook Page by CK Wilde Health Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Caregiving A Facebook Page for 3GenFamily? We’re making it easier for you to connect with us on your favorite social media sites. If you are caregiver, your time is probably ... Read on »
MobileHelp Offers Freedom For Seniors by CK Wilde Health Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Caregiving Last Sunday, my husband and I had friends over for lunch. It had been a year since we had last seen these friends so we had a lot of catching up to do. We talked about wha ... Read on »
How To Create A Legacy Video Your Family Will Love (Infographic) by CK Wilde Health Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Caregiving “As technology changed, as I got a video camera, and video editing software, and better quality cameras, I just kept going and went from just photo montage videos for fam ... Read on »
Need Multigenerational Families for Video Project by CK Wilde Health Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Caregiving Yesterday, I received an email with information that I want to pass on to you. Karmen Leech and John Williams of The Cast Station ( www.thecaststation.com ) are curre ... Read on »
Share Safebook–Cyberbullying Prevention Poster by CK Wilde Health Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Caregiving Cyberbullying. We don’t think about it until someone we know and care about is affected. Bullying is nothing new. I experienced my share in school. Each of our son ... Read on »
Healthy Aging: How Martha Stewart Does It by CK Wilde Health Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Caregiving But age really comes down to spirit–the age you feel you are inside, no matter how old you are outside. –Martha Stewart Since Martha Stewart released her new book, ... Read on »
Multigenerational Living Is Increasing by CK Wilde Health Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Caregiving “To travel a circle is to journey over the same ground time and time again. To travel a circle wisely is to journey over the same ground for the first time. In this way, t ... Read on »
How I Became A Caregiver by CK Wilde Health Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Caregiving Far too often, caregiving starts with a crisis. In my case, it was a breakdown in family communications. My sister was exhausted from dealing with my often stubborn father ... Read on »
How To Talk To Your Children About Their Fears–From Mr. Rogers by CK Wilde Health Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Caregiving Mr. Rogers Neighborhood  on PBS was the number one TV show at our house when my sons were little.  Mr. Rogers could always be counted on to make a child watching his TV sh ... Read on »
Vote for 3GenFamily Blog Before March 15, 2012 by CK Wilde Health Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Caregiving Like most bloggers, I write posts that I believe will be interesting or helpful to you as a reader, not necessarily to win awards. Yet, it is nice from time to tome to be re ... Read on »
How Do You Choose An In-Home Care Provider? by CK Wilde Health Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Caregiving Share your thoughts about selecting In-Home Care. “I can’t afford this!” my father whined. One of the most difficult days I had as a family caregiver was the day my father a ... Read on »
New Drug-Free Treatment for Depressed Teens by CK Wilde Health Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Caregiving All teens get to feeling down occasionally. But, when the sadness or anxiety doesn’t go away, it is time to seek help. Medications currently being used to combat depression ... Read on »