Every year as we enter into Advent season and prepare our hearts for Christmas, I say a little prayer. Nothing long, nothing fancy, just a simple prayer. Several weeks ago, as the movie credits were rolling, I took my cell phone out of my purse to check for messages when
He thought her beautiful, believed her impeccably wise; dreamed of her, wrote poems to her, which, ignoring the subject, she corrected in red ink. ~Virginia Wolfe I had trouble falling asleep Saturday night, so I got up and eventually found myself “shopping the house” to accessorize my latest living room arrangement.
As I was lying in bed the other night, my thoughts were about a boy; a former student of mine whose mother worried over him. In different conversations, she would mention certain observations and behaviors that concerned her: loss of appetite, trouble sleeping, fatigue… As I thought about our conversations
My daughter has ADD, borderline ADHD. The difference between the two is this: ADD – easily distracted, daydreams, forgetful, disorganized, poor concentration ADHD – all of the above and hyperactivity including fidgeting, and having a hard time sitting still. The ADHD child can be impulsive as well. Children with ADD/ADHD need