ADHD Symptoms In Adults Aren’t Character Flaws

ADHD Symptoms in adults aren't usually detectable until you get to know the person. That's because they're a little harder to spot for the adults than they are in children. Don't believe for a second that the symptoms aren't there, bubbling below the surface. As we grow older and mature, we learn how to disguise … Continue reading ADHD Symptoms In Adults Aren’t Character Flaws

Coping With The Holidays Makes For High Stress Levels

Coping With The Holidays is another trial we have to bear. Coping with the holidays is another story when you have ADHD. They say the key to a successful holiday function is preparation; that must be on my other key ring. You know, the lost one. Every year they fool me! Holidays always begin with … Continue reading Coping With The Holidays Makes For High Stress Levels

How ADHD Contributes To My Sleepless Nights

We're talking about ADHD and sleep, but let's start with a story: I majored in English at Penn State. You want to catch my attention? Talk about Shakespeare. In Macbeth, one of the best lines is when Macbeth plagued by a guilty conscience wakes up in the middle of the night and says: Methought I … Continue reading How ADHD Contributes To My Sleepless Nights

Women with ADHD: Stop cheating yourselves

Women with ADHDWomen with ADHD this post is for you, my sisters. The first step to solving a problem is always to call it out. We do not have to earn our keep. We get caught up too often in the need to perform instead of being who we are. There are so many things … Continue reading Women with ADHD: Stop cheating yourselves

How An ADHD Diagnosis Transformed Me

An ADHD diagnosis can change your life. My ADHD diagnosis certainly changed mine. Three years ago I wrote this post, and boy has my life changed. Since then, I have moved, changed my career, switched up my circle, and life is completely different. I still remember how it felt when I sat down at my … Continue reading How An ADHD Diagnosis Transformed Me