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Depression (Check List)

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"A pearl is a beautiful thing that is produced by an injured life. It is the tear [that results] from the injury of the oyster. The treasure of our being in this world is also produced by an injured life. If we had not been wounded, if we had not been injured, then we will not produce the pearl." — Stephan Hoeller This post I wanted to address Depression. Most do not realize there are varying forms of depression. Types of depression include: Major Depression, Persistent Depressive Disorder, Bipolar Disorder (Depression), Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Psychotic Depression, Peripartum (Postpartum) Depression, Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD), ‘Situational’ Depression, and Atypical Depression. A basic definition: “Adepressive disorder is not a passing blue mood but rather persistent feelings of sadness and worthlessness and a lack of desire to engage in formerly pleasurable activities. A complex mind/body illness,depression can be treated with drugs and/or therapy.…

Oh Valentine

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Do you celebrate Valentine’s Day? Valentine’s Day is one of those holidays that can evoke many emotions, and what I have noticed over the years is, you either like it, or you hate it – few fall in the middle. This post is for those of us who do celebrate this greeting card day of love. Let’s face it, in today’s day & age, we need a day to focus on Love. And not just romantic love, try to look at it is a day of LOVE. (does that make sense?)
“In February when my garden is barren of flowers, you are the only flower blooming in my heart. I cherish you and adore you with all of my heart because you are my Valentine.”-Debasish Mridha
I am going to share gift ideas, Valentine’s Day DIY’s, Recipes, and more. So, on that note, let us get started.   DIY Valentine’s Day Do you love making Gifts? Or DIY holiday celebrations? I am right there with you! Here are a few ideas: -Mason Jar Gifts – fill Mason Jars with little gift that you think your recipient(s) will LOVE. Ideas for Jar Fillers inc…