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A short leave of absence

Hi friends,

I just want to let all of you know that I am taking a short leave of absence for a couple of weeks. I have some personal things that need to be sorted through and it requires 100% of my attention. 54 more words

A one-woman side show

I felt like one-woman side show this past weekend, and the fact that it was apparently written all over my face, without me even saying anything… well, it says a lot. 428 more words

Blogs that inspire me

A while ago, I had my husband proof read a post that I had written. As he was reading, he stopped in mid sentence, looked up at me and said, “Jill, this has nothing to do with special needs or parenting.” I was aware of that, but I told him that “I try to cover all of my bases here, and the fact that I’m not… 513 more words

The Secret Lives of Women with ADHD

The Secret Lives of Women with ADHD

By MARGARITA TARTAKOVSKY, M.S.
Associate Editor

Many women with ADHD live with a painful secret: “Shame, unfortunately, seems to be the name of the game, for many women I have worked with who have ADHD,” said Terry Matlen, MSW, ACSW, a psychotherapist and ADHD coach. 993 more words

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A little nostalgia never hurt anyone

I don’t know about you, but every now and then I need a really good laugh. I have always been a HUGE fan of the Muppets ever since I was a little girl, and every Sunday night at 7:00 O’clock sharp, I would sit with my mom and dad, and we would all watch the Muppet Show together. 144 more words