Yes My Husbands Plays Video Games, No It Doesn’t Bother Me. Why Would It?

My husband loves his video games. He could play them all day, and he has on occasion. People ask me now and then, “How do you put up with his video gaming?” “Does he really play video games every day?” and other random questions that display their disapproval. My question for these people is, would you ask these questions if …

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Mental Illness

What High Functioning Depression Is Like

I have depression. I’m sure you already knew that if you’ve read some of my other blog posts. I am, however, very high functioning for someone who has this illness. —————————- There is an official term for high-functioning depression, it’s called Dysthymia which is characterized by: “Depressed mood for most of the day, for more days than not, as indicated by …

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Lifestyle, Mental Illness, Pets/Animals

5 Reasons To Consider Volunteer Work

Volunteer work, the backbone of every non-profit or charity organization. Without them, a lot of these places could not do the great work that they do. I’m going to share my experience with volunteering and why I think everyone who is able to, should. I volunteer at the Toronto Humane Society working with behaviour cats, and feeding kittens. Each of …

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