Category Archives: Thrice Exceptional

Navigating the waters of parenting a Gifted child with ADHD & SPD

Ability to climb a tree…or sit still…or be ‘perfect’…

I love this quote from Albert Einstein. It serves as a reminder in a world where expectations aren’t always set so that everyone has a chance of meeting them. I have to remind myself of this when dealing with my … Continue reading

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Quick Quote for 2/20/13

When TMan was little, like any young boy he loved cars and planes and superheros. He was playing with some airplanes one day and I overheard him hollering, “Mayonnaise! Mayonnaise! He’s going down!” And so, a new distress call was … Continue reading

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Quick Quote for 2/6/13

I’m thinking of buying a monkey. Then I think, “Why stop at one?” I don’t like being limited in that way. Therefore, I’m considering a platoon of monkeys. So that people will look at me and see how mellow and … Continue reading

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Dear Mom and Dad…

Dear Mom and Dad, I want you to know what it’s like to be me. My brain runs like a washing machine powered by a Ferrari engine. It runs all the time and it runs fast, churning and tumbling ideas … Continue reading

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Quick Quote for 1/30/13

“Where is it!?!?” – TMan, 10:30pm. He has just run out of his room, pants around his ankles. His eyes are closed but he manages 2 fast circles around the kitchen island before he answers me asking what’s up. He … Continue reading

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