ADHD and Lying

ADHD and Lying

Nothing can infuriate a parent like a child who lies. So when ADHD and lying go hand in hand, it results in a lot of infuriated moms and dads out there! There are all sorts of different reasons kids lie. I’ve written posts about kids who lie about inconsequential...
Threatening to Cancel the Holidays?

Threatening to Cancel the Holidays?

If you’re like the majority of parents I’ve  ever talked to during a holiday season, you have likely found yourself threatening to cancel the holidays based on your child’s bad behavior.  It sounds something like this:   “I’ll tell Santa not to come!” ...
Gratitude, Schmatitude

Gratitude, Schmatitude

All of a sudden my email inbox was filled with experts telling me to “be more grateful” – and I haven’t always felt like I had a ton to be grateful about! Facebook friends invite us to participate in “Gratitude Challenges” – who has time for that?!  And...