A Holiday Message to All the Single and Divorced Parents

December 24, 2019

To all my friends and family who have to consult a custody schedule before making holiday plans … I see you. Whether you’re newly divorced or you’re a grizzled old vet, the holiday always come with a side of sadness. The trick is to not let it be the main course, right? Know that you’re…

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Health Insurance for Freelancers and Self-Employed: How to Get it, What it Costs, Yadda, Yadda, Yadda

November 12, 2019

Because those of us who have to buy our own healthcare need all the info we can get … here’s my tutorial on how to buy an affordable plan that you can actually use. I’ve been buying my own health insurance since 2009 — pre-Obamacare, when you had to just row on up to some…

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I’ve Graduated! Yay?

April 30, 2019

I have graduated from the psychologist to the psychiatrist in my ADD/ADHD treatment. Time to retry the pharmaceutical option again.

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Past-Life Trauma, Present-Life Drama, and My Energy Healer

April 21, 2019

Apologies for leaving you all on hold after my previous post. I started this on Wednesday but didn’t finish. I had to get up at 4:40 AM that morning to take my daughter to school for a field trip … I just didn’t have the energy to finish that day. And the Mueller Report came…

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Therapy! The Musical!

April 16, 2019

Note: This post is part of my series on procrastination and ADD/ADHD. To start at the beginning, go here. Once again, I’ve started so many blog posts and not published them. Why? Because I’m exactly that kind of asshole, that’s why. However, my multiple therapists (more on that in a minute) say that I’m not…

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My Year on ADHD Drugs

March 29, 2019

Part three of my series on procrastination and attention deficit disorder (ADD). In this installment, I try ADHD drugs.

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