Erma Bombeck famously wrote that a child needs your love most when he deserves it the least. We volunteered for this job -- didn't we? – but it sure was easier when they were cuddly little bundles who never flipped us off, stole our iPod...Mothers with challenging kids need to befriend other mothers with challenging kids.
Katherine Ellison writes about her son in her memoir "Buzz: A Year of Paying Attention." Courtesy Katherine Ellison I once lost a friend whom I had berated for "drugging" his son who had been diagnosed with ADHD -- a story I tell in my...Why this mother changed her mind about treating her child's disorder with drugs.
Katherine Ellison deals with ADHD in many different ways. Credit: Nick RozsaYou don't have to have Attention Deficit Disorder to get a lot out of "Buzz: A Year of Paying Attention," the new memoir by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Katherine...Ellison makes a point in her book that our entire society -- this writer included -- is growing increasingly prone to distraction.