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Small talk and chit chat

I don’t like it.

I CAN be good at it… but I don’t like it.

When you first start talking to someone you’re interested in… learning their likes, dislikes, things you have in common… that’s not what I’m talking about. 870 more words

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Take a hike, why don't you?

A couple of weeks ago, my kids and I took a hike in some woods near our house as part of our school day. It served no real purpose, beyond getting us out of the house and enjoying the beauty of nature – which, I guess, is a pretty good purpose in itself, isn’t it? 743 more words

Overwhelmed

I used to think I was just really easily angered and short tempered.
Which, I do have a short temper at times, we all do. We all have pet-peeves. 1,187 more words

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Living with Self-diagnosed ADHD (Cue laughter...?)

I know what you’re going to say. That’s dumb. You can’t self-diagnose. You’re just imagining it. No one has ADD until they’re diagnosed.

Let’s start from the beginning (mainly because there doesn’t seem to be a better place to start from). 289 more words

Stuff

My Crazy Little Self

As many of you know… (well actually all of you at this point), I’m the Mom from My Crazy Little People! :)

An awesome page owner suggested I use the name “My Crazy Little Self” for my page name, which is AWESOME… but “Thanks for Understanding” kind of means something specifically to me. 460 more words

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Plotting A Murder of Crows

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. 832 more words

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Symptoms in Children

A fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, Lloyd Takao, MD, maintains licensure to practice in the state of California. Dr. Lloyd Takao sees patients at his self-titled practice in Orinda, where he specializes in treating children with asthma and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. 107 more words

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