ADHD and the Workplace / Adult ADHD / Anxiety / Coping Strategies / Organization

ADHD and the recalibration of a life.

That’s no small statement there, in the title of this post. And it’s no exaggeration. I have long struggled with a workaholic tendency. It’s part of the reason I’m so anxious, these grey boundaries between myself, and my work, between my children and my work, between my husband and my work, between my pets and … Continue reading

ADHD / ADHD and the Workplace / Adult ADHD / Anxiety / Coping Strategies / Organization

ADHD: Where in the **** did I put my calendar. Seriously.

You know how ADHD is kind of a moving target? Just when you think you have yourself in a routine, some part of it falls to shit? Sometimes it’s even a part that you have gotten pretty good at? Right. So I can’t find my calendar, anywhere. I have a paper calendar, that fits into … Continue reading

ADHD / ADHD and the Workplace / Adult ADHD / Anxiety / Coping Strategies / Organization

ADHD: When Coping Tools Become Boring

This is one of those ADHD topics that, at least to me, makes me really feel like there’s something “wrong” with my brain. I’ve been using Freshbooks to track my freelance hours. It’s easy to use, simple to understand, it allows me to send invoices from my bed in two clicks (if I wanted to), … Continue reading

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ADHD: Ensure your own success.

When the often native impatience of ADHD is steering you, it’s easy to put things off – things that you should have done five minutes ago. It has taken me years, to learn to over-ride that impulse. And by over-ride, I mean mostly ignore the impulse to procrastinate on life’s little details, about 85% of … Continue reading

ADHD / ADHD and the Workplace / Coping Strategies / Organization

Freshbooks Revolution

Yes, I’m posting about Freshbooks.com again. Because it’s AMAZING. It’s revolutionizing my ADHD life. Favorite current feature: Time Tracking. I have Freshbooks installed on my iPhone – I pull it up when I’m working on a client project. I select a client, select a project, select a task, hit the arrow icon an it starts … Continue reading