Advocate for your Child

Through our journey with ADHD i learnt that a lot of things get so easily dismissed and sometimes as parents the things we say or think get ignored. Whether its professionals working in this area, friends, family and teachers. Too often i have heard the words "they are just kids" or "thats most kids". But... Continue Reading →

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Treat Yourself!!!

After having a rather challenging week this week and multiple crying sessions this morning, a thought popped into mind. One of the most valuable things ever said to me when I first entered parenthood was "how can you look after someone else if you are not looking after yourself". I realise a lot of you... Continue Reading →

ADHD and Comorbidity

So today I am going to talk about ADHD and its "Friends". Just like Asthma tends to go hand in hand with eczema, ADHD can and a lot of the time does come with some friends. Unfortunately these friends are not the supporting and helpful kind. Sometimes these friends can compound ADHD.   Who are... Continue Reading →

Lights, Camera, Action

Eeeeeep!!! Tonight guys my ADHD gifted boy will be performing in a concert for the school at our local theatre!!!! Ahhh omg i am so excited and nervous for my boy lol. I can only imagine his thoughts and emotions about it all. This is his first big performance!!!! One problem? With all that being... Continue Reading →

3 Types of ADHD

Just like there are different types of diabetes, there is also different types of ADHD. And like diabetes people experience ADHD on different levels. So with ADHD there are 3 types..... Inattentive, hyperactive/impulsive and combination! What does each type look like? well let me break it down for you.   Inattentive ADHD Doesn't seem to listen... Continue Reading →

Loud and Proud

So this post was not going to be my next one but due to some amazing things this week I just had to share!!! First let me give you some background. My son Levi started his first year at school this year and as I'm sure you would be aware, change is not an easy... Continue Reading →

What is ADHD?

Hey guys, this week I thought it would be good to do a "what is ADHD?" post. I genuinely believe that with knowledge comes understanding so why not share some background on what ADHD is. Like a lot of things in this world, ADHD has a stigma around it and unfortunately most of it is... Continue Reading →

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