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You Can’t Always Get What You Want

You Can’t Always Get What You Want

Children sometimes have meltdowns when they don’t get what they want. Some adolescents can feel destitute when their wishes aren’t granted. When you feel confident about your plans and they...
Today I Love This Foggy Head Weather

Today I Love This Foggy Head Weather

Today I love this foggy head weather that makes me present in the moment even though the present moment isn’t very pleasant. I love how good it feels to sit...
Podcast: A Delicious Ritual to Reduce Stress

Podcast: A Delicious Ritual to Reduce Stress

 Living in our fast-paced world, many of us find ourselves stressed out, and many others don’t even realize how stressed they’ve become. Many people choose to ignore their stress, others...
Hobbled Holidays

Hobbled Holidays

Yes, we’re doing another holiday episode, because I know a bunch of you are with me in the same leaky boat. Let’s see if this sounds anything like your life…...
How to Stop Your Shadow Self from Controlling You

How to Stop Your Shadow Self from Controlling You

When we keep our shadow hidden, it runs the risk of controlling us. In this complicated life we lead, there are aspects of ourselves we don’t feel able to meet....
Avoiding Tasks and ADHD

Avoiding Tasks and ADHD

ADHD is a condition that’s as much about what you don’t do as what you do. Avoiding tasks that are unpleasant or simply uninteresting is a common sign of ADHD....
I Won Part II

I Won Part II

It’s not exactly buyers remorse cause I didn’t buy anything but, I don’t feel good about the decision I made to agree in the mediation to fire the temporary conservator,...
From There To Here

From There To Here

“It don’t make no difference, Escape one last time, It’s easier to believe in this sweet madness, Oh, this glorious sadness, That brings me to my knees”  Sarah Mclachlan How does...
Why Helping Others Helps Us

Why Helping Others Helps Us

    Mahatma Gandi once said that the best way to find ourselves is to lose ourselves in the service to others. Yet a fascinating study shows that just how...
The Benefits Of Social Media On Mental Health

The Benefits Of Social Media On Mental Health

I have found so many benefits of social media on my mental health, especially when it comes to dealing with my Bipolar Disorder and my physical illnesses. For me, Twitter...
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...
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),...
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....