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The Hurdles of Dealing with Medication

 I found out that the medicine I’m giving my son is a controlled substance. This means that I need to give the pharmacist a written prescription. 475 more words


There's No Business Like Snow Business

Imagine yourself in a multiplex movie theater. Curiously, no walls separate the half-dozen theaters that form the multiplex. Miraculously, you are watching six different screens all at once, thoroughly understanding and enjoying every scene, word, character. 954 more words

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Anxiety, Depression, and ADHD: Recognizing and treating symptoms

I have always struggled with some level of anxiety and depression but when things got really tough and medications didn’t really work, I started to think outside the box.   1,465 more words

i did a good

This is probably going to be really rambly because I saw a tweet on twitter with the hashtag #BellLetsTalk — which is basically a hashtag dedicated to raising awareness re: mental illness + they donate 5 cents every time you hashtag, so. 783 more words



Long before an official diagnosis of autism parents can sense that ‘something is not quite right’ with how their child is developing or their behaviour. 649 more words


Self diagnosis - Switching Tasks

Today I was having a home day. And suddenly between switching tasks I realised that I have ADD. Or ADHD – not sure which. I kept switching tasks before finishing them. 210 more words

ADD baking

What happens when an attention deficit disorder mom starts baking? A whirlwind of non stop oven popping, frosting galore, multiple trips to the grocery store and chaotic beautiful yum yum’s.   82 more words