To say this has been a lesson in frustration would be putting it mildly. This is the fourth picture I've tried to put into the post correctly, and none of them have come out right. I was trying to test this study that says you're most creative when you're groggy, and since I've been up all night, I'm pretty groggy. However, creative is not how I'd describe my frame of mind right now. I've got to believe it's a glitch in my website. It can't just be me being all kinds of tired right now. Human … [Read more...] about Thank You For Being A Friend
Play it again, Sam They say that music soothes the savage beast, but did you know it helps smooth out the wrinkles of mental illness as well? I would be doing the mental health community a disservice if I didn't talk about music and it's positive effects on mood. In this blog we've talked about pet therapy as a way to banish the blues, and how dogs can lower our blood pressure, but I was reading a James Clear article on mental illness and came across an organization called Music Over … [Read more...] about From Therapy Pets To Mood Music
No we don't have any questions! Our brains are all on drugs! Why am I yelling at you!? This is how my husband sends me texts! Everything has an exclamation point behind it! Gotta love him, though. He goes out and buys me my Ben and Jerry's Pistachio Pistachio ice cream when I want, and/or NEED it (you know the feeling, don't lie). He went to three different stores once because they were all out at the other two. What a guy. As he'll tell you himself, "give, give, give, never take." He loves … [Read more...] about This Is Your Brain On Drugs – Any Questions?
The Smooch Your Pooch School of Matchmaking Vicky Poutas | @vickypoutas You really want to adopt a dog. You don’t want to support the puppy mill industry, but you’re leery about going to a rescue because of what happened last week. Let’s just say you hated each other within two days. He was more than happy to bite the hand that fed him, and he marked his territory. A lot. You ended up having to return him to the rescue. As you did the walk of shame back to your car, you wished there … [Read more...] about The New Pet’s School Of Matchmaking
Tagged “Safe” At Home Vicky Poutas | @vickypoutas Queen Of Hearts It’s a beautiful day at the dog park, and you’ve decided to play a game of “catch” with your 3-year-old Labrador, Flapjack. Truth be told, it was Flapjack’s idea. When you sat down to talk to the other pet parents, here came Flapjack, drool dripping from his favorite toy, a bright, green plastic disc you found in the parking lot near your home. Flapjack is jumping up and down with excitement, spittle flying … [Read more...] about Pets Tagged “Safe” At Home
Crystalluria Cannabis and Animals Pet Therapy: Magic Three examples that prove your dog is more than just a pet The New Pet's School Of Matchmaking Pets tagged "safe" at home How Did I End Up Here? Breeding rabbits Rabbit facts and common myths Before you get a rabbit as a pet Purina® Beneful Healthy Smile Dental Dog Snacks You love your dog. But let’s be real, when he comes at you, Panting in your face - frantic for a kiss, Do you sometimes recoil … [Read more...] about Writing Samples