Tag Archives: ADHD challenges

Stop Missing Appointments!

ADHD Strategies, Adults with ADHD, Time Optimist    August 30, 2019

Recently I’ve noticed an increase in my dentist’s efforts to remind me of appointments. In the good old days, I would get a postcard two weeks before an appointment reminding me of the day and time. This was helpful because most of those appointments are made six months in advance. And then before I knew it, … read more »

Typing on Stilts and Other Things We with ADHD Tolerate

Adults with ADHD    March 2, 2016

This past month I made a big mistake. During a routine manicure, I impulsively had the technician apply acrylic nails. You know, those long unbreakable nails that seem so elegant on someone else? Well, ever since, it’s like I have been typing on stilts.  It’s amazing how an additional ½ inch at the end of your … read more »

My Five New Year’s ADHD Revolutions

ADHD Awareness    January 6, 2016

  When I sat down to write my New Year’s resolutions, I was instantly bored. But then I accidentally typed: “New Year’s Revolutions 2016.”  I saw the typo, started to correct it, then stopped. The clumsiness of my fingers had actually created a much better title; one that excited me. I really did want to write … read more »