How My ADHD Ignited My Son’s Behavior
ADHD in Children
How My ADHD Ignited My Son’s Behavior **This post contains referral links and I may make a small commission at no additional cost to you! Recently, I realized the truth of how my ADHD ignited my son’s ADHD behavior.  This was another example of how I wished my parents had followed through on my diagnosis as a child, instead of not addressing it further. Parenting an ADHD-Oppositional Defiant Disorder child is tough.  The constant stream of defiance, hyperness and homework struggles each night will test any parent to their wit’s end.   I remember telling stories to other moms of …
Going…Going… and….Gone!
Tenacious Living
There has been the usual excitement in the house of a senior this year!   The excitement on their end of finishing high school and, if I am a honest mother of an ODD/ADHD child, the anticipation on my end of a day I have looked forward to for a long time is finally almost here.  However, I am not holding my breath until it actually happens.  I have learned in life to not count my chickens before they hatch and I have the realization that much can happen between now and August.  (Unplanned pregnancy; changing of the mind; an …