Why I’m happy to live with dementia

Why I’m happy to live with dementia

There are some things I love about dementia. I especially love that it’s unlocked a side of my Dad I’d never seen before. For most of my life, I struggled in my relationship with Dad. He was raised and still lives by a code of conduct shaped by his...
How I nearly lost it as a mystery shopper

How I nearly lost it as a mystery shopper

Just as a man is not a financial plan, I know my weekly Lotto ticket is not an investment. That’s why I’m trying to find other ways to raise my bank balance so I can retire at 60, and how I recently added mystery shopper to my long eclectic resume. I first...
Does toothpaste go under your arm?

Does toothpaste go under your arm?

There was a time when I thought sleeping in on a Sunday until 11am was my ultimate bliss. Not anymore. While I still dream of being that person who can get up for a 6am yoga class to salute the sun before it’s up, I am definitely the type who finds it hard to languish...