The older I get, the more I wonder where my mind wanders off to…

  Motherhood…   Aging…    Menopause…   Distraction…   Stress…   Exhaustion…    Depression…   All are known and accepted causes of increasing memory loss and all are conditions I have and do experience. I’ve know for quite a while that I’m having increasing memory issues, indicated by the ‘symptoms’ I’ve…

Thirteen signs I’m in MENOPAUSE!?

Lately I’ve been asking myself if I could possibly be in menopause. Then, after making this list of symptoms and comparing them with the cartoon at right, I was left in no doubt. In the winter, ALL of the pets cuddle up close. In the…

An hcG Update

I described in a previous post about my concern because I have been slowly gaining weight since going off work and onto disability just over a year ago. Even though I’m at home a lot, I’m actually no less active than when I was working,…

Menopause + Depression + Stress = Poor Memory

I’ve been struggling in many ways lately. My short term memory has been horrible and my ability to learn new things is nonexistent. I need to redo tasks three or four times to remember them and even then if I don’t do them on a…