HAPPY NEW YEAR! Have you finalized your list of New Year Resolutions for 2018 yet? Are you keeping your resolutions so far? For the last week or so, I've been looking at the past year's accomplishments and deciding on my resolutions (goals) for 2018. You may be thinking it’s a
Everyone has the perfect roast turkey recipe. But for ease, flavor and moistness, this one takes the cake! Perfect Roast Turkey Sue Gregg and Emily Barnes The secret to this moist and flavorful turkey is long, slow cooking at a low temperature, and cooking breast side down, allowing the turkey juices to self-baste the turkey for tender, juicy meat. Amount: Allow ¾ to 1 lb.
Tips for helping your ADHD child get ready for back to school while minimizing frustration in your morning routine.
Is the frustration level in your home (and your life) going through the roof? Stress and frustration are very familiar to moms (and dads) of ADHD kids. Turmoil seems to be a permanent member of the family. Your child doesn’t listen. And when he does, he forgets. Getting your child to do routine tasks is like a battle. You have to remind. You end up yelling. You’re feeling exhausted by
I could feel myself getting angrier by the minute. My parents had just come from out of town for a visit, and I was so happy to be going out to dinner with them. But as we waited for our food, my ADHD son, Chris, was getting more and more agitated. He wouldn’t sit still; he was crawling all over the booth bench, then getting under the table. He responded loudly and disrespectfully when I
For a long time, I felt like I was battling a GIANT. Our son's diagnosis of ADHD with learning disabilities felt daunting. Oh, I knew he was a "busy" boy and struggling in school; but ADHD? As I looked around at other kids in his class or the children of friends and neighbors . . . I saw no one with the challenges my son had. No one was struggling with the parenting issues I faced