Life never seems to go according to plan does it? But in a way, that is a good thing. Sometimes upsetting the applecart sets us off on a journey that we could never have envisioned for ourselves. I had plans for my retirement. Becoming a caregiver put those plans on the back burner. But look … Continued
About Bonita O'Neill
Bonnie O'Neill is a 67-year-old retired elementary school teacher from Ontario. At the age of 60, she began a seven-year journey - caring for her 26-year-old son who had just been diagnosed with paranoid schizophrenia. This blog documents that journey. She loves to knit and finds that living with someone with schizophrenia is a lot like knitting. Sometimes your work is wonderful, sometimes it unravels, sometimes it gets tangled and sometimes you just want to chuck it.