Lessons Learned in 2015

I am not big on New Years Resolutions. Probably because I don’t want to disappoint myself. In case you haven’t noticed, I am big on self-reflection. I think it helps us to realize our potential for change and growth. It also keeps us true to ourselves. Every year I write down the big changes or […]

Easing Into 2016

A while back I wrote a post about the the importance of establishing routines.. In that post I explained my reasons for so passionately backing the idea of schedules and routines for children. (And moms with ADHD.) I still subscribe to the opinion that children, and mothers, are more productive and peaceful when there are […]

I Gave My Child ADHD

So yeah…I think I gave my child ADHD. When I originally wrote this post I felt guilty. It was the spring and he was struggling at school. I don’t feel as guilty anymore.  So… I thought that perhaps if I shared my new perspective it might help to alleviate the guilt some other parents feel […]

This Is Me Having A Meltdown

An honest to God ADHD crazy-head meltdown. As you may know, one of the less-attractive side effects of having ADHD is the occasional meltdown.  Generally, this happens to me about 4 times per year and it involves…well, everything about my life. Join me for this exciting adventure. <insert sarcasm> The post I wanted to write […]