ADHD and Pesticides – Is There a Connection?

Written By: The Green Crunchy Mother In May (2010), a notable study came out which suggested a possible link between pesticide exposure and ADHD (Attention Deficit-Hyperactivity Disorder). One thousand children were tested for the presence of organophosphates, which are a group of pesticides commonly used in agriculture. This study differed from similar studies in the… Read More ADHD and Pesticides – Is There a Connection?

After School Activities For The Hyperactive Child

Written By: The Green Crunchy Mother ADHD refers to attention-deficit-hyperactivity-disorder. A large percentage of children who suffer from this disorder also experience attention difficulties as well as hyperactivity. Parents with these types of children are well aware that inattention and hyperactivity continue throughout the day. Keeping children with ADHD busy after school hours can be… Read More After School Activities For The Hyperactive Child

3 Effective Strategies for Parenting an ADHD Child

Written By: The Green Crunchy Mother Disclaimer: This article is not to be used as a replacement for medical advice. Always consult with a doctor if you believe you are suffering from the following conditions. The Green Crunchy Mother shares her life experiences only and what is working with her own children. As a mother… Read More 3 Effective Strategies for Parenting an ADHD Child

A Parent’s Guide to Disciplining a Child with ADHD

Written By: The Green Crunchy Mother Disclaimer: This article is not to be used as a replacement for medical advice. Always consult with a doctor if you believe you are suffering from the following conditions. The Green Crunchy Mother shares her life experiences only and what is working with her own children. Did you know… Read More A Parent’s Guide to Disciplining a Child with ADHD

7 Places To Go For Your Homeschooling Needs

Written By: The Green Crunchy Mother Did you know that homeschooling is slowly becoming a trend and many parents are having fun with the interaction they are having with their child? However, some parents are still having second thoughts regarding homeschooling. After speaking with several parents, their main concern was that they might be having… Read More 7 Places To Go For Your Homeschooling Needs