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Abilities Expo breeds Optimism

This week’s blog is all about Optimism. And what better place to find optimism than at an Abilities Expo. DinerWear® was honored to participate in the most recent Abilities Expo in the New York Metropolitan area. Even the name of this event is optimistic. Instead of the more commonly used term “Disability,” they use the[…]read more

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Healthy Eating Tips for the Week

It’s important to eat healthy when you are caring for someone else. Today, an estimated 65.7 million Americans, or nearly 30 percent of the general population, provide care for an older adult or someone living with illness or disability. (n4a.org/caregivers) That means we have that much more demand on our time. Add to that the emotional[…]read more

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Caregiver Solutions – Be Resourceful in Solving Your Problems

Resources for caregivers Yesterday, a colleague shared his parent’s response when he had a problem:  Don’t bring me a problem unless you also bring a solution. As problem solver’s DinerWear® loves this philosophy. We know that our everyday lives are full of solutions. When the car breaks down, we figure out how to get it fixed. When there’s[…]read more

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An Ounce of Prevention – Even for Summer

Prevention is the name of the game if you want to avoid problems, right? But it requires you think ahead. Like putting on your Cravaat® adult bib before you spill. With spring upon us, you’re probably thinking spring cleaning. (Well, you will as soon as the weather actually does get warm.) You’ll want to open[…]read more