This is another great article by Tru. I hope you take the time to read it.
Tru here. I think people rarely consider the added time and energy consumption from our dementia symptoms. All the little things really add up to high cost in time and energy.
My toothbrush is in the smaller cup on countertop, but if another toothbrush gets tucked into the same cup … then I cannot remember which is mine. Or have been known to forget the step of picking up toothbrush and just put whatever is in my hand under water to prepare for toothpaste. Have used other things for toothpaste.
Shampoo is a problem. This morning made five trips. Got upstairs and started water into tub when realized … forgot to go potty. Got back upstairs, turned on water again and realized forgot towel. Forgot undies. Forgot phone for if I need help … I have a list but keep forgetting to check it. Am now trying to establish habit of switching bottles from one…
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