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Blissdom ’13, Part I – Friends, Food & Fun

I'm don't usually write post-conference posts, I figure my non-blogger friends probably aren't all that interested in these carnivals of chaos (unless there's a real story to tell, like getting smacked in the back by a flying "adult toy" while strolling down NYC's 6th...

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Checklist Time for Weeks Mini Men

One of my ADD coping techniques is following routines, especially in the morning, when this night owl is still half asleep and lacking Adderall and caffeine. Most mornings Weeksworld runs pretty smoothly - boys get dressed & fed, lunches & backpacks get packed...

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We Now Resume Regularly Scheduled Programming

It's been 28 days since I last published a post. I started this one back on January 2nd, the Fortuitous Hosuewife's 2nd blogging anniversary, unfortunately this innocent post has languished in post purgatory for 18 days.Last night I posed the following...

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ADD Fog Lifts, Time to Take Control

After weeks of struggling and fumbling about in an ADD fog -- a fog so thick simple distractability would have been welcome -- the bright light of hyper-focus finally returned last week.Hyper-focus is a mutable character. Its erratic & sneaky -- it give no warning...

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Still Lost in the ADD Fog

The past couple of weeks, I wake each morning full of hope -- hope that today will be the day the ADD fog will finally burn off and the sun will shine through. The ADD cycle has an unpredictable rhythm. It's like a mental seesaw, teetering back & forth between...

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Topsy Turvy Brain…Thanks, ADD

Some days my ADD decides to play nasty, launching my poor unsuspecting brain like a top. It wobbles, it bounces off stuff, but the poor sap just keeps on spinnin'.My aspirations for today were high -- I set myself up for success with a great hot yoga session, but...

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Wordless Wednesday: Leaves Falling Like Rain

"Lovely fall foliage, Lollie, but what about the office?" you ask.Office reclamation status . . .The pile on my desk has been purged and organized, but the rest is till collecting dust.I have made progress in other areas -- and not just re-establishing the weekly menu...

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