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Family Squeeze: Tales of Hope and Hilarity for a Sandwiched Generation

4.17  ·  Rating Details ·  12 Ratings  ·  5 Reviews
You’ve been warned about middle-age spread. But no one told you about the squeeze.

You’re in the “Middle Ages”–sandwiched between the “greatest generation” and the “gimme” generations, busily juggling both with no relief in sight. Children are driving, and parents are not. Money is tight and so are your favorite jeans. And things that never ached before are beginning to gi
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ebook, 208 pages
Published May 19th 2010 by Multnomah (first published May 7th 2010)
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Elizabeth
Aug 21, 2014 Elizabeth rated it really liked it
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I found this book while searching for books that provide guidance or in this case some humor on being an individual in this 'sandwich generation'....caring for children and aging parents. It's a book I read in stages and while I didn't laugh out loud, it did make me smile and look at some of my situations differently. One apparent key is to find the humor.
Joanne Knibbe
Dec 28, 2012 Joanne Knibbe rated it it was amazing
Very good read. Sent a copy to someone who I knew needed a lift. It was good to have read and laughed this month, because the next month would bring tragedy into my life, with the sudden death of my much-loved husband.
Elaine B.
Jul 25, 2012 Elaine B. rated it really liked it
so refreshing to laugh and cry and read all at the same time! a blessing in a book!
Diane E. Bible
Aug 12, 2015 Diane E. Bible rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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If you are struggling with caring for elderly parents and need a compassionate viewpoint with lots of humor and hope mixed in, you definitely will want to read this book.
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