ADHD · Parenting

10 Ways to Prepare for Your Road Trip: ADHD Style

We are about to take off for Spring Break. So ROAD TRIPS are on my mind. As a kid my parents would take us on epic road trips traveling all across the country for weeks on end. These always made for the best memories (and stories). I’m not sure my family is quite up to… Continue reading 10 Ways to Prepare for Your Road Trip: ADHD Style

ADHD · Parenting

Here’s a Quick Way to Head Off Homework Headaches

Homework …ugh Homework!!! It’s not a fun topic in any household but if you throw in ADHD or some other learning disability it can go from bad to worse. QUICKLY. I get it. My little guy is only 6 but already the homework headaches have begun. He has not been diagnosed with ADHD but we… Continue reading Here’s a Quick Way to Head Off Homework Headaches

ADHD · Holiday

How to Revamp St. Patrick’s Day for ADHD

I love making little holidays special for my family. In all honesty I think I like it even more than the big hitters like Christmas and birthdays because there isn’t all the pressure and high expectations. With my new focus on raising a healthy family touched by ADHD, I was worried about our old traditions.… Continue reading How to Revamp St. Patrick’s Day for ADHD

ADHD · Uncategorized

Exercise Your ADHD Brain! (Guest Post)

I'm very excited to introduce my first guest post from my friend Deborah over at Raising The Blinds: Many of us dread exercising, even though we know it is a proven method to get us in to shape.  (Raise your hand if you feel like patting yourself on the back following 15 minutes on the treadmill.… Continue reading Exercise Your ADHD Brain! (Guest Post)

ADHD · Parenting

How to Build a Community of Parents just like You and Why You Need One

So there you are…walking out of the pediatricians office (and if you are anything like me) with tear-stained cheeks and a heavy heart having just heard that your precious child has ADHD.  Our journey to get here was a long one but if your path was shorter..consider yourself lucky. Now you can start thinking about what’s… Continue reading How to Build a Community of Parents just like You and Why You Need One