A Cozy Blanket for Your ADHD

Did you know that a blanket can actually help your ADHD symptoms? It can help calm you down, relax you, and lower stress and anxiety. It can even help you sleep better at night. But not just any blanket. A therapeutic weighted blanket. Applying weight and slight pressure to the body has … [Read more...]

Meditate in Color

When my son Andy was 2 he witnessed our German Shepherd Lucy get run over by a truck. He didn't cry or seem to understand, but I was worried about how it might affect him, so I asked my daughter's pre-school teacher for advice. She told me to buy some paper and watercolors and let him paint to … [Read more...]

BBQ Sauce & ADHD

The other day I decided to make peach BBQ sauce. From scratch. Seriously? Do I have so much leisure time that I can take a few hours to make peach BBQ sauce? (No.) A simple trip to the store would have worked. Well, I did make a trip to the store, but to buy ingredients for the sauce, … [Read more...]