My number Fifty Seven on right bicep.
Japanese Kanji symbol for 'Seiyaku'.
What is 'seiyaku'? Well, it's the Japanese word for 'vow' or 'oath'; My wife & I got inked for our 10th wedding anniversary, so it is symbolic of the earnest and solemn promise we made to each other & promise never to break.;
How is Sei ya ku pronounced?
Sei as in 'Say that you love me.'
ya as in 'Yahoo!'
ku as in 'That's cool.'
started 'dating' December 9, 1990 in Ottawa;
eloped & married June 28 1996 in Toronto;
renewed of vows June 1997 in Hamilton;
Jeffrey Daniel Philip Smith born February 3rd 1998 in Toronto;
Keegan Jefferson Smith born December 11th 2003 in Ottawa;
50 Tips On The Management Of Adult Attention Deficit Disorder
by Edward M. Hallowell, M.D.
and John J. Ratey, M.D.
The treatment of ADD begins with hope. Most people who discover they have ADD, whether they be children or adults, have suffered a great deal of pain. The emotional experience of ADD is filled with embarrassment, humiliation, and self-castigation. By the time the diagnosis is made, many people with ADD have lost confidence in themselves. Many have consulted with numerous specialists, only to find no real help. As a result, many have lost hope.
The most important step at the beginning of treatment is to instill hope once again....
What is It like to have ADHD aka ADD?
Well, I am not feeling so great right now, and thankfully I surfed the web to find some comfort in my flaws... make sense to you?Well, it makes sense to me.If you are reading this, and you know me fairly well, you know that I was diagnosed with ADHD by my family doctor after my Diabetes incident. The diagnosis was extremely liberating! Suddenly, my life, my actions, my inactions, my everything made sense! I could finally make sense of myself.
Most people would think I was crazy to think of having ADHD as being a blessing... but I do Most people know and can relate to...
Here's my new blog. Life is now complete.
Well, I am going to kick off, my brand spankin' new blog with an impactful story that I love to tell over, and over, and over again. I posted about my experiences at Sick Kids in Toronto on a Hockey card forum on 12-04-2004, 02:22 AM. I posted in an area called 'Show & Tell' hence the title:
An AWESOME Tell... the Show to come later!;)
Sorry I can't really keep this brief, but I really want to tell the whole world! Well, as some of you may know, Jeffrey Jr. (my six year old son) needed to have his third heart surgery on Thursday December second . Here is a...