Garbage and ADD

I hate digging through the garbage, don’t you? It’s so dirty and disgusting. I bring this up because today I had to dig through two bags of garbage. It wasn’t the first time, and it probably won’t be the last. Yesterday my son went to the drugstore and got some over the counter allergy medication. […]

Money and ADHD

There is a great article on Automatic Moms today. It’s about automating tasks to save you time, money, and sanity. The one I especially like is about paying bills, because that seems to be a huge area of concern for people with Attention Deficit Disorder. Often, it’s not even because we don’t have the money […]


We all have days when we feel bad about ourselves for one reason or another. Guess you noticed I had one yesterday. 🙂 But there are a lot of reasons to feel good about who we are – ADD and all. ADD is OK. Here’s why: You are in very good company. A good portion […]

What I Said May Not Be What I Mean

Sometimes it can be so frustrating having Attention Deficit Disorder. Tonight was my first coaching call (I’m the one being coached) with my business coach. I was a little apprehensive going into this because the two of us have a history of not communicating very well. She really is very good at what she does, […]

Giving In

I had the weirdest day today. First I overslept. I was awakened by the phone. It was my daughter telling me she had forgotten her medication and needed it, so I jumped out of bed and hit the road. That unexpected trip threw off my day and my schedule. I had to rush through making […]

I Don’t Mean to be a Pain

I used to have an Uncle Willy, who was so opinionated and sure he was right that people in his town would cross the street if they saw him coming. I’m not like that. I’m always ready to hear the other person’s viewpoint and am willing to concede that I may be wrong sometimes. I […]