LizaMcC

April 25, 2022

A Few of my Favourite Things

Liza McClelland

A Christmas turkey dinner.  People who help without making you feel burdensome. Shirts that still look crisp and fresh after the wash. Compliments not focused on physical appearance. A really […]

LizaMcC

March 28, 2022

Not Bigger or Better 

Liza McClelland

One of the biggest challenges of working as a caregiver is the idea that it’s a stepping stone job.  It’s a job that at until we get another offer. A better offer.  […]

LizaMcC

March 7, 2022

Another Level of my Shy Truth

Liza McClelland

The majority of my Willowjak posts up until this point have been about how I am shy. Generally, they are really positive; I acknowledge some of the tough stuff but […]

Caregiving

December 23, 2021

Getting a Gift You Don’t Like

caregiving

Liza McClelland

We’ve all been there. Getting a gift you don’t like and have to pretend you do. It’s awkward and uncomfortable but you put a smile on your face and hope […]

LizaMcC, Reflections

December 3, 2021

Having Good Choices

Liza McClelland

Last year I watched the show Little Fires Everywhere. If you haven’t heard about it here’s the quick and official summary:  “Based on Celeste Ng’s 2017 bestseller, “Little Fires Everywhere” […]

LizaMcC, Reflections

October 19, 2021

The Age of Temporariness

age of temporariness

Liza McClelland

We’re back baby!!  I feel like a lot has happened since I last wrote. So here’s the quickest update I can give you: I finished my job at Stacey’s house. […]

Disability, LizaMcC

September 7, 2021

Every Almond Counts

Caregiving Means Every Almond Counts

Liza McClelland

Last week was tough for me. This ‘new normal’ and I haven’t been getting along super well. I started online school, with a plethora of technical difficulties. On the first […]

Caregiving, LizaMcC

September 3, 2021

Because it’s family

Liza McClelland

On Monday, March 22, 2021, I received a text from Stacey asking me if I’d be interested in working with her and her family for the upcoming summer.  Now, if […]

Caregiving, LizaMcC

August 26, 2021

Caring is the Most Productive

Liza McClelland

I’ve written before about my challenges with this culture of productivity we live in (Read it here). We always need to get the highest mark, the best degree, the most […]

Caregiving, LizaMcC

August 12, 2021

Pivot Plan

Our Pivot Plan took us to the Lift Lock Cruise.

Liza McClelland

On Monday of this week, I wrote an Instagram post about making a pivot plan (See it here). For today’s blog, I am going to expand on what I wrote […]

  1. Deb P says:

    I love this!!!

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