Pros and Cons of Using Social Media to Overcome Mental Illness

Just like a majority of people today, I also use social media daily and scroll through more often than I probably should. With growing technology we can order just about anything online and know what our friends/family/perfect strangers are doing at any given moment. As overwhelming and perhaps ‘scary’ as this sounds and has proven to […]

How an Emotional Support Animal Could Benefit You

It’s scientifically proven that pets and other animals can make us feel better. For example, our levels of *oxytocin increase when we interact with animals! *Oxytocin: known as the “love hormone” helps us with social bonding and puts our bodies in a state of readiness to heal. Additionally, interacting with cats, dogs, horses, guinea pigs, […]

Positive News! (+) : 7 Year Old Boy Starts “Underground Railroad” to Save Thousands of Dogs

I don’t know about all of you, but I am such an animal-lover! This news story is so lovable. Follow the link for a story titled: 7 Year Old Boy Starts ‘Underground Railroad’ to Rescue over 1,000 Dogs From Kill Shelters. The story outlines how a young boy and his Mom work together to rescue […]