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parenting a child with adhd

Similarities outweigh the differences when it comes to parenting a child with ADHD

Children with ADHD are unique creatures. Not just different from their peers, but different from other children with ADHD as well. The disorder affects each individual who has it in a unique constellation of ways. For instance, my son, Ricochet, has […]

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Review & Giveaway: Distraction Game: Test Drive Your Memory With Laughter

WHAT: Distraction by ThinkFun DOES:  work on and play around with your working memory using laughter as the motivator to challenge you and your family; discover how you best More...

Surviving mornings with a child with ADHD

Mornings are a bear. Excuse me. My child, who has ADHD and SPD, acts like a bear most mornings, dare I say a monster some days. "The school morning More...

Abundant Gratitude via Hard Times

It's all relative. The scattered genius, Albert Einstein {who is believed to have had ADHD and learning disabilities}, said so himself. He was referring to reference points in space but More...

My Awesome Kid

In a conscious effort to bring more positivity to this website {and to all our challenging lives}, I have carried over the "My Awesome Kid" campaign that appeared More...

How do we know good choices from bad when parenting a child with ADHD?

  I live in search mode these days, ever since my son Luke, age nine, was diagnosed with ADHD in 2008. I am searching for the medication, therapy, classroom More...

Product Review: PlanetBox

I don't know about you, but I am always, ALWAYS looking for products to ease my son's experience in this world -- his ADHD and sensory processing disorder More...

Signals your child might have ADHD and/or Learning Disorder(s)

We heard so many signals from teachers, friends and family that went unnoticed before my son, Luke, was diagnosed with ADHD in first grade three years ago. I More...

VIDEO: Faces of ADHD for {ADHD Awareness Week}

Take a look at these Awesome Kids. They all just happen to have ADHD. Can you tell? Of course not. Faces - flash slideshow They are beautiful, sweet faces that don't look More...

I {too} have a dream.

I have been complaining about the general public's ignorance when it comes to ADHD since I learned the facts about the disorder just after my son's diagnosis in More...

The "ADHD Mommas" are not medical or mental health professionals, nor an ADHD coach. Any opinions shared here are just that, opinions. I, and the other "ADHD Mommas," are sharing our experiences with our own ADHD children. Please do not re-post or publish any content or photos without a link back to {a mom's view of ADHD}. Have the courtesy to give credit where credit is due. Copyright protected. All rights reserved.

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