Book Review: The Anti-Romantic Child

…a child, more than all other gifts, That earth can offer to declining man, Brings hope with it, and forward-looking thoughts, And stirrings of inquietude, when they By tendency of nature needs must fail. -Wordsworth, “ Michael”   I first read an excerpt of Priscilla Gilman’s parenting memoir on the Quiet Rev website. I knew instantly […]

Why Having ADHD Means You Also Have Executive Function Disorder

“It’s not that people with ADHD and Executive Function Disorder don’t know what to do, it’s that somehow it does not get done.” – Russell Barkley, PhD What are Executive Functions and why I should care about them? Like most people, I was completely confused when I started researching Executive Functions. Reading the descriptions I […]