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Stacey Turis, an adult living with ADHD and giftedness for 35 years, decided it was time to hug it out and accept her differences for a more peaceful existence. Turis’s ADHD enables her to engage the universe in ways that don’t meet the eyes and can’t be explained.
posted: Wednesday November 13th - 10:30am
Brain Freeze: Why ADHDers Need Downtime
Go ahead and hyperfocus, but when you come out of it, let your brain process what you missed while you were away.
posted: Wednesday September 18th - 2:19pm
Set Your ADHD Brain on Fire
Find something to get passionate about to bring out the best of your ADHD gifts.
posted: Monday September 16th - 11:15am
I'm First in Line for the Roller Coaster of Life with ADHD
I’m not willing to give up the magic in my mind for some old, boring executive function skills.
I will never have perfect mental health with this ADHD and co-morbid brain. I’ll always go through bouts of depression, I’ll always get anxious before social events, and I’ll never remember where I set my glass of water down. The list of mental hiccups goes on, but I’m too lazy to try to recall them all. This is my brain. I’m stuck. If there were an awesome...
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posted: Thursday July 25th - 2:49pm
Stimulate Me — Just Do It the Right Way
An ADHDer’s guide to stimulation and drama that feed will feed your soul.
posted: Thursday July 18th - 8:34am
You Don’t Want This ADDer for a Friend—or Do You?
I may be late with a birthday card or a casserole after having surgery, but if you’re my friend, know that I will build you up, never judge you, and will even get in a bar fight to uphold your honor.
posted: Friday June 28th - 11:46am
How I Reduce the Summer Stress
The kids are home, everyone wants to get together, and you’re expected to have fun, fun, fun. Here’s how an ADHDer can stay sane.
posted: Thursday June 13th - 10:58am
Have It Your Way, ADDers!
Can’t keep up with the Joneses? That’s fine. Tweak your expectations to fit your ADHD, not the neatniks’ next door.
posted: Friday May 3rd - 4:03pm
How I Stopped My Brain from Bullying Me
When stuff piles up, use these steps to put to-dos in their place and blame behind you.
posted: Friday April 12th - 10:44am
Spring Cleaning, ADD-Style
Time to get rid of the junk in your house, resentments in your heart, and all that clutter in your mind.
posted: Friday March 29th - 9:47am« All Blogs
Are You a Player?
ADHD adults who get their minimum daily requirement of play are happier, healthier, and focused.
My name is Stacey, and I like to play. Though the act of playing is sometimes pooh-poohed when you reach a certain age, in my ADHD tribe, it’s as necessary as breathing, no matter how old you are. I just turned 40, and though my bottom-side begs to differ, I don’t feel a day over 25! There was a time in my life, after I had kids,...
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