My ADHD – How Does It Affect My Life?

A number of people have asked me about my own ADHD so I thought I’d compile a list of ways it affects me on a daily basis! – Struggling to focus on anything I don’t enjoy: School was okay most of the time as I LOVE learning (and lessons were only an hour), but putContinue reading “My ADHD – How Does It Affect My Life?”

ADHD Work Accommodations

💜 SHARE TO SPREAD AWARENESS! 💜  People always ask me how I am so organised in my job and I always tell them it’s because I work for myself and have made my career ADHD-friendly. However, those who work for others may not have this level for control and it’s SO important employers understand ADHD and accommodationsContinue reading “ADHD Work Accommodations”

My Children’s Book: Hadie & Adah

Yesterday was an exciting day: my children’s book finally went live on Amazon! ‘Hadie & Adah is a story about two very special friends! Both girls have ADHD and they use their awesome brains to achieve amazing things! Written by a proud ADHDer, this colourful story shows the joy in embracing individuality and neurodiversity!‘ CreativeContinue reading “My Children’s Book: Hadie & Adah”

Hadie’s Box – The Gifts Of ADHD

Hadie looks into a grey puddle. All around, the world is blossoming with colour, love and energy, but Hadie doesn’t notice. She has seen a book discarded on the floor and desperately wants to reach down, grab the leather-bound volume and begin reading. However, something keeps stopping her. She is hyper-focused on the puddle andContinue reading “Hadie’s Box – The Gifts Of ADHD”

My No-Procrastination Bottle (NO-PRO-BO)

Like so many people with ADHD, I do tend to procrastinate if I am not enjoying the task in hand. Even though my business is my life, there are some things about it which I don’t enjoy, keeping up with fee reminders and general administration duties being two of them. There are also things whichContinue reading “My No-Procrastination Bottle (NO-PRO-BO)”

The Two-Sided (Or Multi-Sided) Coin

As you are probably aware, if you have been following this blog since its conception last Thursday, I have become hyper-focused on it. Hyperfocus. That four-syllable word which is flung around the internet like a beanbag of perpetual fascination – the flip-side, the antithesis of chronic distraction. As I sit writing this, I am bittenContinue reading “The Two-Sided (Or Multi-Sided) Coin”

Getting Ideas Down On Paper!

The three words which define my business have never changed! Imagination, inspiration, innovation: these lead my insatiable brain to discover more as I constantly search for links between the never-ending stimuli taken in by my hungry senses! ‘I suppose that’s where it all begins. In the flicker of an idea which, like a vivid firework,Continue reading “Getting Ideas Down On Paper!”

Learning To Plan & Planning To Learn

Administration makes me come out in a rash! It’s boring, repetitive and greys my brain quicker than a thunderstorm at a picnic. However, in order to run a business, I have to do it and, therefore, I have developed techniques to make the process somewhat more bearable! 1) I listen to isochronic music: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jvM9AfAzoSo&t=4220s. TheseContinue reading “Learning To Plan & Planning To Learn”

Finding ACTION in distrACTION

The world is a distracting place. Sights, sounds, smells, tastes and feelings work together in their insentient intent to disturb us from our focus and send us twirling down a pathway filled with rainbow creativity possibly best illustrated by the crayons of a five year old.  Technology isn’t distracted. Computers work in their mundane universe,Continue reading “Finding ACTION in distrACTION”