Monthly Archives: May 2016

Dementia: ‘Dharma For Dementia -The P C Approach To Memory Loss’

  This morning I have rebranded my Blog this in response to the second task in  Learning The Fundamentals course that I’m now following: the rationale behind these changes are fully explained on that page.  I have also included a Gravatar … Continue reading

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Dementia: Looking Back: Looking Ahead (Week 20)

  Yesterday’s aspirations to have a Lazy Afternoon were completely fulfilled with us both enjoying a good siesta.  Our problems came late evening when boredom took its toll:   Maureen freely admitted that she sleeps when she is bored and I … Continue reading

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Dementia: Hoping For A Lazy Sunday Afternoon

I’m hoping for a ‘Lazy Sunday Afternoon’ today after spending a large part of yesterday completing my repairs to the fence..  Maureen spent most of the day on the sofa as I responded to my neighbours call to replace a … Continue reading

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Dementia: Ménage A` Quatre

We tried something new last night and both seemed to enjoy the experience: with a King Sized Bed a foursome was no problem. The only difficulty that emerged was when I reached out to hold Maureen’s hand around  3 am … Continue reading

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Dementia: The Bear Facts Of It

Maureen had what is common parlance following stroke a ‘Duvet Day’ yesterday: all she wanted to do was sleep.  In her case it was a sofa day and the ‘bear facts’ as you will see from the photo below were … Continue reading

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Dementia: Really Positive Signs

Maureen and I had a lovely day together yesterday and this morning has started on a positive note.  We structured our day really well yesterday and reaped the benefit.  Leaving the remaining work on the fence to a handyman helped … Continue reading

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Dementia: Time For Teepa (Snow)

  Yesterday was very challenging with marked fluctuations in Maureen’s presentation; particularly her mood.  She slept for most of the morning and just about raised herself from the sofa before Charlotte our carer left.  Clarice her aunty visited in the … Continue reading

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