7 Ways Personality emphasized in Alzheimer’s

I’ve discovered that with personality traits and characteristics from childhood and adulthood are often intensified and emphasized in dementia and Alzheimer’s patients.

These can include a variety of personality characteristics.  Some that I’ve seen are:personality

  1. Wanting attention
  2. OCD tendencies
  3. Meekness
  4. Neatness
  5. Sweetness
  6. Irritations
  7. Food likes and dislikes

In what ways have you seen the personality emphasized due to dementia?

Creativity Thursday: 7 Ways Being Quiet Can increase Creativity

I am a natural introvert and enjoy my silence at times.  I often notice that it is in these quiet moments when I can just get still and listen I become the most creative.

We live in a society with numerous distractions but there are times when we just need to turn them off and take a break.

What I’ve discovered about the silence:Creativity Requires Silence


  1. I can begin to hear myself think
  2. My sanity is restored
  3. I am able to re-focus my mind
  4. I am a better listener when I’ve been silent
  5. I become more productive
  6. I become more thoughtful
  7. I become more observant

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