March Madness

March Madness

Are you enjoying the fun of the college basketball playoffs and getting ready for “March Madness”?  It’s always a lot of fun, isn’t it?  We love the unexpected wins, the terrible upsets, the underdogs who rise to the top.  Surprises are part of the madness.  In March,...
Pay Attention at the Holidays!

Pay Attention at the Holidays!

“What’s the matter with Mom?” Debbie asked angrily. She was upset because her mother-in-law, Ruth, had not remembered her birthday in October and now, when asked what to bring for Thanksgiving dinner, seemed to have no idea what she was making.  Ruth’s daughter...
Why Healthcare Advocacy?

Why Healthcare Advocacy?

When I told a new acquaintance I’m a Healthcare Advocate, she commentated that she’d never need someone like me.  “I have my husband if I get sick and he has me.  Besides that, we have our grown kids to help.” She might be right.  For her sake I hope she is, but I’m...