Archive for April, 2018

Some Cleaning is Just Too Hard Now

Thursday, April 12th, 2018

I knew that I needed some help if I was going to be able to stay in my home. It is hard to get older, but it is something that happens to all of us. I am still pretty mobile, but I am not nearly as good as what I was even a few years ago. I have trouble bending down because of arthritis in my knee, and I have trouble reaching all the way up because of an arthritic shoulder. I figured if I looked into getting a part time helper in Singapore just to help me with the cleaning, then I could put off moving in with one of my children for a few more years.

I was only considering this because one of my friends has a part time helper, and she told me that it made life not only easier on her but it also helped to calm her son’s concerns down since he thought she shouldn’t live on her own either. (more…)