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Beverly Nance is the founder of Puzzlebilities, which is a jigsaw puzzle company, additionally she is a public speaker, storyteller and autism advocate. Beverly is considered an authority on all aspects of jigsaw puzzles, including valuation, preservation, and use. She has used jigsaw puzzles to educate, entertain and inspire people worldwide. Her personal jigsaw puzzle collection exceeds a half million assembled pieces. Beverly was raised in San Diego, California and currently lives in Stockbridge, Georgia. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, writing, storytelling, volunteering and of course jigsaw puzzles.
Being a caregiver can feel like the loneliest, hardest job in the world, but it doesn't have to be. No one knows this better than author Beverly Nance, who has a daughter with autism. Drawing on her own experience, as well as the experience from other parents with special needs children, and adult children caring for their aging parents, Beverly openly discusses what this feels like, how to cope with the complexity of emotions, what to do about caring for yourself so you can be there to care for your loved ones.
“Take Care” is packed full of information and her personal stories which cover everything from feelings of guilt to physical and emotional wellness, connecting with professionals and navigating state and federal resources.
In among the helpful chapters, expert advice and practical tips, “Take Care” provides strategies to practice self-care and carve out time for yourself during your busy day. Are you feeling overwhelmed? Burnout? If your answer is “yes” stop what you are doing and open this book.