Between Friends: A Quilt of Valor for a Neighbor

| By Patti

Recently, Catalina-resident Pattie Abbott presented a very special camo-themed quilt to US Marine Corps veteran Cruz Lemos in honor of his service to our country. When Pattie saw that Cruz, her neighbor and close friend of twenty years, went onto hospice, she decided to give his family more than just her time and attention. Pattie […]

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The Holidays May Trigger A Resurgence of Grief

| By Jodi Horton

Do you know Sarah McLachlan’s lovely, haunting Wintersong (from her album of the same title)? The lyrics speak to her deep feelings around the loss of a loved one (in this case, her mother who died just before Christmas 2002). Listening to her beginning lines, you sense her great sadness, longing, loneliness, yearning and searching […]

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Editor’s Note

| By Jodi Horton

We’re taking a little break and Links We Like for April 29 and our regular Monday post for May 2 will not appear. Check back on Wednesday, May 4 for our next Wednesday Image.

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Blog Update

| By Jodi Horton

Editor’s Note: You’ll notice that we missed a few updates on our blog. We worked on a little bit of an upgrade to make our website mobile-friendly, and while we were doing that, we couldn’t make any updates to the site. Now, if you’re browsing on your smartphone or tablet, you’ll be able to enjoy […]

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News from Casa de la Luz Hospice

| By Jodi Horton

Casa de la Luz Hospice will host a job fair on Wednesday, April 1 at 7740 N. Oracle Road, Tucson. We’re seeking qualified RNs, CNAs, and administrative staff for a number of position openings. If you’re looking for a rewarding career in hospice care, visit our offices between 1:30  and 5:00 on Wednesday to meet […]

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