The first time I typed the words “do I have an Autism Spectrum Disorder” into a search engine, I felt a little silly. I felt less silly as I read some of the articles I found. It felt like a secret when I started a bookmarks folder for the best articles, the ones that sounded the most […]
Adventures in Living the Distracted Life
Lifestyle Tips, Information, and Support for ADHD Families
Is your family affected by ADHD or ASD? Then this site is for you.
This blog is meant to provide ideas for working with inattention, impulsivity, and developmental issues in your family as well as for inspiration and guidance in reducing the chaos in your household.
I'm an RN with Adult ADHD and a mother of two kids affected by these issues. I get it.
Every time I open Facebook these days, I feel a tiny bit queasy. I see updates and articles about ADHD, and it’s like a *smack*smack* in the face. That’s a double smack because not only should I be sharing these kinds of articles in my Facebook community and on Twitter, but the headlines are all […]
I should have been a secret agent. Living a double life is something I do naturally. For years I didn’t even realize I was doing it. Considering myself a professional, I have developed my own systems in order to maintain a neuro-typical façade while at work. But I have a secret… No one knows I […]