Category Archives for "Misc"

Gardening with dementia

Gardening is something that can bring great comfort and pleasure to people of all ages and abilities, and people living with dementia are no exception. Whether they were keen gardeners or not before diagnosis, connecting with the outdoors offers activities which can distract, engage, add to routines and be a meaningful focus for physical and […]

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  • May 24, 2019


Breakfast … most important meal of the day .. gets our Rathside family up and ready for the day ahead .

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  • May 19, 2019

“If I get dementia”

A poem by Rachael Wonderlin that one of our family members shared with us….. If I get dementia If I get dementia, I want my friends and family to embrace my reality. If I think my spouse is still alive, or if I think we’re visiting my parents for dinner, let me believe those things. […]

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  • May 9, 2019
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