If only…


ADHD Dad with
somewhat ADHD kid
on the loose.

Enter at your own risk

If only I could be a “good” Dad all the time.

It seems that all the books and theory fall out the window sometimes. Having more time together would improve this.

If only there were more time. Nagging and the feeling of having to teach her how to use a drill, a computer and drive a stick shift could wait until tomorrow. 

How do “they” expect you to be an amazing Dad when you only have fifty days a year?


  • Given there were limits such as half a day a week for first five years of life…
  • Given the fact I am simply a useless junky fuck…
  • Given the fact that I am addicted to everything in the known universe…

… It is amazing I am a “good” Dad any time at all.

The courage to admit I am not perfect… Yet to remind myself we are making progress, not yet perfection, is something I need to shove in my own pipe and smoke…. Regularly.

Am still learning to go a little easy on myself. Am still learning not to expect everything now.

Am still learning.

The only reason for being on this planet is to give the next generation a better chance than you.

At this, I am still winning.


Don’t go betting against me just yet.



Say something, we want to know...

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s