MORE Adult Dyslexia Details: Reading, Math and ADHD

“If anyone ever puts you down for having dyslexia, don’t believe them. Being dyslexic can actually be a big advantage, and it has certainly helped me.” -Richard Branson, Virgin CEO   I recently posted the blog Adult Dyslexia and How It Affects Multiple Parts of Your Life -Both at Home and Work and in that I

Where Does The Time Go?

“Understanding is deeper than knowledge.  There are many people who know, but very few who understand.” ~ Nicholas Cage Where does the time go? How I have been dreaming of retirement, so I don’t feel so stressed, exhausted and like a failure.

The Brief History of Literacy in America with Infographic

Understanding the history of literacy in America helps to understand why scientists and neurologists started to study “reading blindness” and understanding it more.  As you can see from the infographic they start to explore dyslexia not long after they start collecting reading habits. The Brief History of Literacy in America The ability to read a

The Power of Acknowledgement

“The acknowledgement of a single possibility can change everything.”  Aberjhani Sometimes the most powerful tool in your toolbox is acknowledgement.  This weekend for a couple of days I had the chance to be part of an annual leadership retreat.  The main goal of the retreat was to do anything BUT work.  Something that is creative

Time Blindness and Dyslexia the quick overview and infographic

Time blindness and dyslexia are no uncommon.  I recently wrote in detail about it.  DYSLEXIA & TIME BLINDNESS – HOW BEING DYSLEXIC CAN ALSO MEAN YOU HAVE A BLINDNESS TO TIME (DYSCHRONOMETRIA) If you are anything like me though, you enjoy a good infographic with the details simplified.  This page is for us. Here is a

4 Time Blind People Have A Meeting

The meeting is scheduled for Sunday at 9:00 am. I jump on Zoom and crickets for 5…6…7…8…minutes.  So, I called.  No one at that house had looked at their email or chat and they didn’t put it on a calendar when it was set, so they did not really know what time it would be

Blender Pumpkin Pancake

Ingredients: ½ cup oats ¼ cup canned pumpkin ½ banana ¼ cup low-fat milk or unsweetened almond milk ½ tsp pumpkin pie spice ½ tsp vanilla extract 1 tsp olive oil 1 egg flour pinch of baking powder Procedure: 1. Blend ½ cup oats into a flour. 2. Add 1 egg, ¼ cup canned pumpkin,

Stuffed Butternut Squash

Ingredients: Butternut squash 1/3 cup chickpeas 1/3 cup cooked bulgur 2 tbsp raisins 2 tbsp chopped parsley 1 tsp olive oil 1 tsp lemon juice 2 tbsp toasted walnuts Procedure: 1. Cut a medium butternut squash in half lengthwise; remove seeds and roast facedown at 400° F until tender. 2. Set aside one of the