Month: May 2017

DawnBlogtopus on Depression & Anxiety in the Spring

The sun is out, the birds are chirping, the squirrels are digging in my garden. What’s the problem? Even if it’s nice outside and the warm weather makes you think that you are going to be happy for the rest of the season, everything is going…

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How I Spent Mother’s Day Round-Up

I hope that all of you mothers out there had a great Mother’s Day! I personally had a great one. Thanks for asking. My Mother’s Day actually started on Saturday when my in-laws drove down to come visit us. They live about 3 hours away, so…

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She Skips on A Rainbow, He Sulks Under a Raincloud

If you’re a regular reader, you probably know that I have three kids. The oldest two are so different that it’s shocking. Though, I guess it’s more understandable if you know that the oldest was adopted. However, he was adopted when he was 14 months old,…

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Let’s Talk Container Gardening

I’ve never had much of a green thumb. However, container gardening is supposed to be much easier than classic gardening. Let’s take a look. Growing your own vegetables is can save you money, trips to the store, and who doesn’t love fresh veggies in the summer? Well.…