Monthly Archives: January 2013

Plumpy’Nut© Challenge!

I’ve never asked for money or sponsorship on this blog but I’m going to do so today. On 21st February, I’ll be doing the Plumpy’Nut© Challenge which entails eating nothing but Plumpy’Nut© for one whole day. http://www.plumpynut.co.uk/ This challenge is … Continue reading

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Knitting! End of one project, start of another/Dominion

Had to Frog – (completely dismantle, i.e. rippit, rippit) my Jayne hat, as I finished it and 1. it was HUGE and 2. it was twisted and irredeemably so. So I guess I will have to learn how to use … Continue reading

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Dad, Snow, Sasha

Well, I’ve been down to see Dad a couple of times since he went into the Mental Ward and I don’t know if I’m not making matters worse. Probably it’s only bad for me, because I know he doesn’t remember … Continue reading

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Dad again…

OK – so I had a call  yesterday from the social services who were over at Dad’s nursing home, she’d gone over with 2 doctors to assess dad under the Mental Health Act and they had decided that he needed … Continue reading

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Don’t Know Why I thought it was over…

So Dad isn’t settling, despite all the care home’s reassurances that he’d be settled in nicely after a couple of days. I knew he wouldn’t be. He’s not confused enough to suddenly think it’s his home – so he’s been … Continue reading

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Dad update

Well, today he went into a home. He was all for it yesterday, when the ladies came and visited to tell him about it, but of course, he doesn’t remember them coming and he can change his mind in heartbeat … Continue reading

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Dad crisis

So, Thursday I hadn’t been in long, and the phone went – an unusual occurrence in itself and general doesn’t mean anything good–the way telegrams didn’t bring good news in wartime. It’s the ambulance service who had been called out … Continue reading

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