Tag: Mixed dementia

A Balanced Life… The Concept

A Balanced Life… This is a common statement, or mantra you hear all the time, ‘You have to have a balanced life,’ but more often this refers to mainly to what you do with our lives ie, balancing work and home-life. Although I think balance in these terms […]

Is it Time?

Carol and Barry, my daughter and son, are everything to me and to be honest, I know I couldn’t cope without them, but what do I do now? I’m one of the many that comes into the risk category when it comes to this, Corona Virus thing and […]


Why is it so easy to be negative? Why do we take things so seriously? Why do we shy away from facing our fears? Why do we isolate ourselves? Why do we find it so easy to complain, rather than praise? Why do we continually hark back to […]

I will get there…

This is the second month of reducing, Gabapentin. It seems to take about two weeks to start to settle. It’s slow, but I’m not going back now! I’m feeling dizzy, light headed, nauseous, edgy. My heart keeps fluttering, I keep getting pains in my stomach, as if I […]

Fortunately, but Unfortunately

Try this simple, but challenging game between two people, or groups. Decide who is going to be, ‘Fortunately’ and then the other will be, ‘Unfortunately.’ You have to make a sentence, or statement, starting with your chosen word. Then the other person has to reply, using the their […]

No Purpose to Life!

There is no Purpose to Life! but, this is a good thing, it just needs a bit of thinking about, so let’s see if I can explain and I’ll start by asking you a question. What is the purpose of Life? Not as easy as you may think […]