Hello I’m Paul welcome to my blog.
This is the story of our journey: an honest account of our lives after Maureen's diagnosis of dementia following stroke in February 2014.
Care Tips from Teepa Snow
Author Archives: Remember Me
I’m counting my blessings following some positive developments this week, culminating in ‘getting them off Maureen’ this morning. Our New Girls are both excellent additions to our team of carers and our Agencies are on board with sending the same … Continue reading
It would be simplistic to label Maureen’s behaviour towards her carers in the last 24 hours as challenging. She was hostile and uncooperative during the time Girl Tuesday was here. She carried on in a similar vein with Our Night Sitter … Continue reading
This song from Buddy Holly came to mind when Maureen woke today at 4.30am: Maureen’s early morning presentation gave me hope that my dear wife had come back. She had made her way up to the marital bedroom last night as I … Continue reading
Things went relatively well yesterday as I tied up a few loose ends: I tidied up the layout of my Blog to make it more user-friendly. I contacted the Agency of New Girl/Sat and Sun to praise her work. I … Continue reading
It has taken our builders a couple of weeks to prepare the ground for our Day Room. The footings have now been dug, the concrete poured, and bricklaying will begin in earnest today. As I have watched their painstaking work I … Continue reading
My ad-hoc induction of a new carer paid off yesterday, as on my return from the Leisure Centre Maureen was keen to introduce me to ‘the new lady’. The new kid on the block had thanked me earlier for giving her … Continue reading