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Five Disconcerting Facts, Relevant To But Not Limited To ADHD — ADD Tip O the Day 759

Disconcerting Facts: 1. Our decisions are made unconsciously, based on unconscious factors, mostly emotional.  After a decision is made, we think we “decide.”  Then we come up with “facts” to support our decision and make it appear to be rational. 2. … Continue reading

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ADD ADHD and Decisions — ADD Tip O the Day 638

With ADD ADHD we have more trouble making decisions than vanillas do.  There may be many reasons for this.  We have shaky self esteem and maybe fear making another mistake.  Maybe there are just too many choices.  But part of … Continue reading

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ADD ADHD and Choices: What to do!? What to do!? – – – ADD Tip O the Day 621

Too Many Options: There are so many ways to market ADD ADHD books. I can: 1. do my ADD AHD blog posts Tuesday and Saturday.This is hard work but I enjoy it and I think it’s helping some people. I’m … Continue reading

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Another Way to Structure for ADD ADHD – ADD Tip O the Day 565

Missing Posts Just got back from  Houston seeing our daughter win a big award. Just got moved into our new apartment, lost my travel computer in the process. (Also lost my house keys on the trip). Could not get organized … Continue reading

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ADD ADHD Ideas from Others, and Endorsements — ADD Tip o the Day 462

The purpose of the books is to help people with ADD ADHD live better, tho I admit there is no objection to making a profit too .  This nice note is from my sister, who does not have ADD or … Continue reading

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Creative plans — ADD Tip o the Day 356

It is said that most of us with ADD or ADHD are blessed with creativity.  Like many things, that can be a double edged sword, a blessing or a curse. Yesterday, someone gave me a great slogan: “One mediocre plan … Continue reading

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So many choices — ADD Tip o the Day 334

Modern life is filled with so many choices, and that is a special problem if we have ADD or ADHD – how many channels can you get on your TV? how many brands of what you want are on the … Continue reading

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Choices part 2 — ADD Tip o the day 319

Too many choices, especially with ADD or ADHD – we tend to be creative and curious and have an interest in everything.  Have to choose – I did give up chess.  Want to do this blog, check out facebook and … Continue reading

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Choices — ADD Tip o the Day 318

We have a lot of choices; this can be a good thing or a bad thing, especially if we have ADD or ADHD.  It is good to recognize that we don’t have to stay in a rut. This is the … Continue reading

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Willpower 4 3/4 —– ADD TIp o the day 268

I’m also reading Kahneman’s Thinking, Fast and Slow. It’s difficult but rewarding, crammed full of interesting information about how we think, decide, choose and act. Lots of it ahs application to ADD or ADHD.  There’s almost too much information and it … Continue reading

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Will power part 3 — ADD Tip o the day 144

Since we know that if we have ADD or ADHD we are impulsive and impatient and not strong on will power, we have to be careful – the example I’m using is in buying a car, but this applies to … Continue reading

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Will power part 2 — ADD Tip o the day 143

Making decisions depletes our will power, and our capacity to make more decisions. the car salesman knows this.  he gives you lots of options, and makes many offers, and finally goes to talk with his boss – what do you … Continue reading

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