That’s an honest question.

What? You think cause I write this blog and am the resident ADHD Expert at, that I have all the answers?

Nope. Not even close.

I struggle with getting things done just like you do.

Sure, I have some great ideas on how to do it all, and sometimes I actually have it all together.

But other times?

Not so much.

See this?


That’s a photo of my planner showing the first 3 days of this week.

You might notice that while I had 4 things on my to do list, only 1 got done. The other 3 were sent to Tuesday, which already had an item listed.

I actually managed to get 3 of the 4 done, pushing the last item, “order marker” to Wednesday.

Here are a few thoughts on getting things done, and why it’s so hard for you and me:

I could go on, but you get the picture.

Instead let’s talk about things we can do to help make the situation better:

We can try to do the best we can and that’s really all we can do. There will be times when we shine and other times when we’re a little tarnished. That’s OK.

The biggest, best thing that you can do for yourself during those not so shiny times – and really, all the time – is to tell yourself good things about you.

So tell me: how do you get things done?


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