Parents are often the center of a family and a critical hub in keeping everyone together. Statistically, family relationships deteriorate after the parents have died - especially if a parent was ill and members had misgivings with one another regarding care. Learn how intention, creativity and honoring the values of your parents can create even stronger bonds after mom and dad are no longer around to guilt you all into seeing one another.
Colleen Kavanaugh of The Longest Dance.com cared for both of her parents for a decade. She is now a Certified Caregiving Consultant who helps family caregivers streamline their lives and cultivate a sense of mission that supports them through the less than perfect days.