“Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass..”

Jill Stowell General Information, Learning Disability, Social Skills

Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass… it’s about learning to dance in the rain… A friend of mine likes to put quotes following the signature line on her emails.  This was the one she used last week. Wouldn’t this be a great way to live?  Learning to take everything that comes and find and way to create …

Awesome Even on Your Worst Day!

Jill Stowell Anxiety, General Information, Learning Disability

As a competitive ice skater our daughter, Christy, could be quite hard on herself.  We would say to her, “On your worst day, you skate circles around everyone else.”  I don’t know if it made her feel any better, but it was true.  She was (and still is) a stunning skater, even when she’s having a bad day. But what …

LDA Conference

Jill Stowell ADHD, Dyslexia, General Information, Learning Disability

In the past few weeks, as the rest of the nation has hit record low temperatures, I have been extremely grateful to be living in Southern California where we believe 60 degrees is “freezing!” In So Cal, we not only have the mountains and the beach nearby, but we also have the “Happiest Place on Earth” AKA Disneyland.  If you …