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USA Resources for Mental Health, Domestic Violence, and Children’s Needs during COVID-19

Earlier today, I shared a post with hotlines and resources for Canadian Based domestic violence, mental health, and children’s needs.  And now, I’m sharing the same type of information, but it’s specific to the United States. A lot of my family, friends, and subscribers currently in the U.S., and I wanted to extend the same help here!  Here’s an excerpt from yesterday:  “Staying home has … Continue reading USA Resources for Mental Health, Domestic Violence, and Children’s Needs during COVID-19

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Mental Health, Domestic Violence, Kid’s Help, and Covid 19 – an extensive list of resources to help us through the pandemic (Canada)

Staying home has been the safest option in fighting the spread of coronavirus. However, home is not a safe place for everyone. Children who are regularly abused, women who bare the brunt of their partners unmanaged anger, and those who were facing food insecurity before any of this began – these are a few of the scenarios where home is not safe. In addition to … Continue reading Mental Health, Domestic Violence, Kid’s Help, and Covid 19 – an extensive list of resources to help us through the pandemic (Canada)

My little world during Covid 19 and Self-Isolation

Sorry I’ve been unavailable… I’ve been busy being available to God 🙂 + It’s been a hot minute. Or 2… Really, about 47… but. Let’s get it to it. + I’ve spent the last 47 days in true social isolation. Being the introvert that I am, it honestly hasn’t been as difficult as I initially anticipated. I have to admit, I’ve felt guilty on many … Continue reading My little world during Covid 19 and Self-Isolation

A Few New Additions to Our Home

Good morning! Happy Canada Day, my friends! We’ve recently been adding some small ticket items to our home to give it a nice fresh feel. I have ALWAYS loved houseplants and the use of greenery to add life to a room. In psychology, they teach us that the color green is actually a calming color and can help to reduce stress. I’ve also learned that … Continue reading A Few New Additions to Our Home

When mornings bring up all of the awkward things I’ve ever done in my entire life

It’s 8:30 am, and I’m surprisingly not running behind this morning. I’ve already worked out, showered, had my coffee, and I’m entering into mirror time. This stage of the get ready process usually goes 1 of 2 ways. I’m either running so late that my mind lets me off the hook and allows my 15th alarm to raise my anxiety levels… Or things are going … Continue reading When mornings bring up all of the awkward things I’ve ever done in my entire life

Exploring Whitby’s New Local Businesses on Brock Street

Taylor’s trip to Toronto has taken us to about 5 different coffee shops thus far, and we’re not even sorry! Yesterday, we spent the day in downtown Whitby and stumbled upon its newest espresso bar – Brock Street Espresso. I had been watching the countdown on their instagram leading up to their opening day, so I was very excited to try out the place. It … Continue reading Exploring Whitby’s New Local Businesses on Brock Street

What I’m Reading this January

Girl, Wash Your Face by Rachel Hollis I picked this book up in late November of last year, after seeing it all over my Instagram feeds and Pinterest suggestions. Everything I was hearing about this book was positive and amazing, and it just seemed like a really good idea. Once I purchased the book, it sat on my shelf for a few weeks. I think … Continue reading What I’m Reading this January