September 2012

Hit the Refresh Button

by Brenda on September 30, 2012

Surely you know that as ADDers we have a short attention span. But that’s not just confined to individual incidents like not wandering off during a conversation or while watching TV. It’s also part of the bigger picture of our life. You know how something works for you until it doesn’t anymore? Like for weeks [...]


Meet Kristyn: Against All Odds

by Brenda on September 20, 2012

I recently did a review of a wonderful book called “Easy to Love but Hard to Raise - Real Parents, Challenging Kids, True Stories”. This week the editors of the book, Kay Marner and Adrienne Ehlert Bashista, are doing a blog tour to promote the book. Oh and be sure to visit the book’s blog [...]


5 Ways to Put Life on Auto Pilot

by Brenda on September 18, 2012

Are you like me? Do you feel as though you rarely have the time to breathe, much less get everything done that you need to accomplish? I end most days exhausted and feeling as though I’ve still got a mountain of things left to do. A lot of what we do, though, is the same [...]


How Life Affects Your ADHD

by Brenda on September 5, 2012

I just got back from a wonderful week or so spent in Michigan visiting my daughter Sarah, her husband, and their brand new son, Robbie. (Our first grandchild!) Like all of us, Sarah has Attention Deficit Disorder. And with all of the lifestyle changes, she has some new challenges in dealing with her ADHD. Now [...]


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