Category Archives: Great Expectations

Funky

I am feeling very funky today and do not know why. Luckily, I can say that this is aberrant; thank you, SNRI, hormones, and counseling.  And contrary to what might seem logical to someone who may be in a situation … Continue reading

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Build it…and you should probably keep building it (Part II)

Waaay back in April, I took notice of the fact that someone at ADDitude Magazine had thought enough of my little corner of the netosphere to include my page in their list of popular ADD/ADHD blogs.  I was incredibly flattered … Continue reading

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Are we there yet?

My son is going to visit his grandparents in a couple of days.  He’ll spend a week with them doing some fantastic kid-friendly stuff, and I’m really excited for him and for them.  My own feelings about his going on … Continue reading

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It’s the Thought that Counts

Talk about an ADD mantra… You know, I keep a list in my Drafts folder of the gazillion things I want to talk about here, the extra pages that I want to create, etc., with, of course, the very best … Continue reading

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Blathering: Bad days, counseling, and paralysis

WARNING:  This post could be a trigger.  If you have ADD, please think about your current situation and how your day is going and whether you might want to read this now or put it off.   I’m not here to toxic … Continue reading

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Or, ya know, maybe not

Someday, at some point in my life, I will learn never to plan anything in a way of “I’m going to do this!” because, inevitably, something gets in the way.  Much like a rhinoceros in the middle of a one-lane … Continue reading

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Build It…and you should probably keep building it.

Because you never know who will show up, link it, and all hell could break loose. Well, okay, it hasn’t broken loose just yet.  But, on the off chance that it does, I’m realizing that all those things that have … Continue reading

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Pavlov’s dog did not have Asperger’s

Well, first I have to say that I hate the new admin page formats, currently with the heat of a supernova.  I’m sure I’ll move past it at some point.  Maybe.  I think my favorite part so far has to … Continue reading

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Just how MUCH do you mean that?

My husband and I were discussing a dilemma of mine this evening, something that involves some serious expectations that someone else is thrusting upon me, and those expectations include the word, “guaranteed,” as in I need to be the one … Continue reading

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The Definition of Insanity

You’re saying it to yourself already aren’t you? …doing something again and again, expecting a different result. Yep, that’s the one. You’d think I’d learn.  After all, as I always say, “Hell, you can teach a monkey to…”  Hmm, of … Continue reading

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