Amanda Lane

Parent Blogger Amanda Lane is the mother of an 11-year-old son and 13-year-old daughter. Amanda has been married for 16 years and works as a Clinical Systems Analyst in the hospital in her rural community. She hopes to give hope and confidence to others as she writes about her journey through parenthood.

10 Helpful Tips for Parents of Gifted Children

By Amanda Lane


It can be so great to have a gifted child, but it can also be a challenge.  Over the years, I've learned some things through trial and error as the parent of a gifted daughter. Parenting is the most difficult job in the world, so I'm hoping my insights may help you have a more peaceful experience... Read more »

How My Gifted Child Was Misdiagnosed with ADHD

By Amanda Lane


Who knew having a “GIFTED” child could be so challenging? I knew my daughter had a gift…I mean she was really reading chapter books to me on her 4th birthday!  And that is just one of the things my husband and I noticed.  Her preschool teacher didn’t seem to notice her gift, but of course she... Read more »