Be Kind.

After my last post about my struggle with depression, I had several friends reach out to me and share their own stories of depression and mental illness. In most cases, I had no idea that they suffered from the same haunting demons of depression as I do. In several situations, I was pretty surprised to find out they struggled […]

My War with Depression

I’ve wanted to write about depression for quite some time. I wanted to be authentic with my friends and readers,  to raise awareness, be relatable to others who struggle,  and to help end the stigma associated with mental illness. The problem is, I’ve only ever attempted to write about it when I’m stuck firmly in […]

5 Reasons Bearded Dragons Are Awesome Pets

My family recently welcomed a new pet… yes ANOTHER one… :p Nearly 3 weeks ago, my husband and 2 boys were thrilled to finally convince me to let them get a reptile. After much research, we decided on a bearded dragon. Blogosphere, meet Hebe:   Since bringing Hebe home, I have learned a TON about bearded […]