Boomers are the first generation to face supporting adult children and aging parents at the same time.
Ah, the challenges of the “Sandwich Generation.” You might feel torn, pulled in different directions, guilty even and overwhelmed with the addition of managing another home, medical needs and financial adjustments just as you’re trying to become an empty nester.
As you navigate this new landscape keeping some perspective can help you. Take care of yourself first, divide tasks, share the responsibility and don’t be afraid to tap available resources. Sometimes it’s a matter of taking a step back to gain some perspective.