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Welcome to the departure lounge : adventures in mothering mother

Federico, Meg (Author).

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  • ISBN: 9781400067954
  • ISBN: 1400067952
  • Physical Description: 191 p. ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House, c2009.

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Formatted Contents Note: I demand an autopsy! -- Home-care hotel -- Meltdown at the departure lounge -- Pass the sauce -- Adrift -- Digging down -- To her health -- Falling apart -- Last call.
Summary, etc.: The author relates her poignant and hilariously tumultuous journey caring for her eighty-year-old mother and newly minted step-father who were forced to accept full-time home care.
Author Notes

Meg Federico regularly writes humor for the National Post. Her work has appeared in The Globe and Mail, Shambhala Sun, and Agni Magazine (Boston University Press). She has written commentary and created documentaries for CBC Radio. For several years, she wrote a successful column, “Transitions: Issues in Caregiving,” for the Halifax Daily News. She lives in Halifax, Nova Scotia, with her family.

Subject: Federico, Meg Family
Adult children of aging parents Family relationships United States
Aging parents Care United States
Mothers and daughters United States
Caregivers United States Biography
Parent and adult child
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