Posted by Rachel on May 2, 2014
Posted by Greg M on July 15, 2014
I didn't listen
I'm only on draft number three in writing the new book, which includes some on adult ADD ADHD .
In Word, I cut a very large segment from one document to paste into another doc. Before I got it pasted I must've done something else, because when I went to paste it, it was gone. A very large segment. Gone.
I remembered a window had popped up, "You have just placed a large amount of data on the clipboard: do you want to save it…Continue
Posted by doug puryear on August 26, 2014 at 3:30pm
errors in thinking
A common error is confusing correlation and cause. For example:
The number of people who watch Fox news has risen in the last 10 years. The scores of American students on standardized tests have been falling over the same time period.
Coincidence? You decide.
Another common error is assuming that our opinions are facts; if I believe something, it must be…Continue
Posted by doug puryear on August 23, 2014 at 10:45am
Posted by doug puryear on August 18, 2014 at 5:22pm
My wife told me this morning that I'm very difficult to live with. I have no reason to doubt her. She's unhappy because I got lost walking in the neighborhood the other day and she was concerned about me.
I explained to her that I was totally safe. I had my cell phone. If I'd been willing to stop walking I could've found my location and a map on my phone, or I could've called her. Or even called 911. …Continue
Making a mess:
I previously told you about my struggles with the plastic dish pan for foot soaking. I would have the pan at the sink, fill it with hot water from the teakettle, take it over to the table and put it under the table in front of my chair. I'd slosh some out on way.
Then I would go back to the sink to get some cold water to regulate the temp. When I came back, I would kick the pan, and slosh more out. Once I turned…Continue
Posted by doug puryear on August 12, 2014 at 2:27pm