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What Are You Giving Yourself This Holiday?

What Are You Giving Yourself This Holiday?

ADHD means that you will have to deal with stuff. And this time of year you’ll have even more to deal with. All those things I talked about yesterday, for...
Today I Love Feeling Weird

Today I Love Feeling Weird

Today I love feeling weird and odd and not my usual self. I love that I’m in that zone where I know I’m coming down with something and I feel...
How Cleaning Clutter Could Clear Your Mind

How Cleaning Clutter Could Clear Your Mind

We are acquisitive beings. We collect items that show the world who we are and what we value. As I look around my home, I see books. Lots and lots...
Documentaries about Successful Women: Ruined by Romance

Documentaries about Successful Women: Ruined by Romance

Successful women, it seems, are finally getting their due in the world of cinema. One documentary after another is celebrating their lives. They include, for example, “RBG” (Ruth Bader Ginsburg),...
5 Signs of Emotional Abuse in Your Relationship

5 Signs of Emotional Abuse in Your Relationship

They are tempting to overlook but toxic over time. Over the past few months, many readers have contacted me after seeing my posts on the signs of emotional abuse in...
The Most Important Thing

The Most Important Thing

“Hello, I saw you, I know you, I knew you, I think I can remember your name, name, Hello, I’m sorry, I lost myself, I think I thought you were...
3 Signs Your Child Has Too Many Gifts

3 Signs Your Child Has Too Many Gifts

The holiday season is upon us. A time that should be an opportunity to cultivate values and traditions. Uphold those family customs our ancestors have established. Honor our festive spirit....
How to Handle Holiday Stress with Compassion

How to Handle Holiday Stress with Compassion

Do you worry about staying cheerful during the holidays? Do festivities spark more worries than warm feelings? Of course you want to have a light heart and free spirit. But...
Why Are We So Fascinated by Narcissists?

Why Are We So Fascinated by Narcissists?

People with narcissism live in world that focuses on themselves all day, every day. The world in which the narcissist “lives” is quite distorted, filled with self-indulgence, thoughts of superiority,...
Unintended Ableism: On Calling Men “Creepy”

Unintended Ableism: On Calling Men “Creepy”

Upon hearing about the most recent accusations of sexual impropriety against a celebrity scientist, I noticed several things in the accuser’s comments which sounded familiar.  He was accused of “not...
Trusting Our Intuition

Trusting Our Intuition

In my own mothering experience, there have been numerous occasions when I had a strong instinct or intuition about something wrong with my child. Rarely have these intuitions misguided me,...
New Drug Shown to Ease Pot Withdrawal, Lessen Use

New Drug Shown to Ease Pot Withdrawal, Lessen Use

A new drug can help people diagnosed with cannabis use disorder reduce withdrawal symptoms and marijuana use, according to a new study. According to recent national data, approximately one-third of...