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Posts Tagged ‘depression’

Bring Change 2 Mind

November 22nd, 2010 by Heidi

I don’t remember how I came across it, but I found the BringChange2Mind website the other day and felt it should be shared as much as possible. Lately the word suicide has been mentioned in the news way too much.


Tell it to me tuesday ~ favorite quotes

May 25th, 2010 by Heidi

There is this challenge over on Tasting Grace called ‘tell it to me tuesday’ where Jade poses a question to be answered, and I thought maybe this would be a way to get back my blogging rhythm.


A rough week

May 10th, 2010 by Heidi

Apologies for the radio silence but last week was pretty rough. On top of the stress of moving, two mortgages etc, we had some dog trouble. With all of this, and my routine being ‘messed up’, I reached breaking point and rather stopped functioning for a few days.


With a little help from my friends

February 28th, 2010 by Heidi

It has been a good week, I am having better days and I have hope. It is nearly Spring, we know this because our birds are telling us. The other day we had 7 chicken eggs and on different days found three duck eggs!


While watching the Olympics …

February 14th, 2010 by Heidi

I thought I should distract myself from the Olympic coverage to post an update. It has been quite a week with kittens, coffee, court, doctors, barrels, ice carving, snow sculptures, an owl, Olympics & Olympic knitting! Some of them will require a post all of their own, which will be coming up in the next week, but for now here is a quick taster.


Therapy dog

February 4th, 2010 by Heidi

When I first met Charlie I was told he would make a very good therapy dog, and he does.


Homesteading for Health!

August 14th, 2009 by Heidi

I had a bad experience with our last doctor (read: he was an insensitive jerk) and as a result would not go back to see him. Fortunately we moved house and far enough across town that it warranted finding a new doctor. I promise we didn’t just move because I hated the GP!


Coming out fighting!

July 3rd, 2009 by Heidi

Depression is a war. Each period of black clouds and bleakness is a battle that must be fought and must be won.


Bleak & colourless

June 19th, 2009 by Heidi

I am still not sure about publishing this, and must warn that it is not the normal type of post. It really is like the title suggests. Steve said to me that if this is the only way that I can find to reach out and to start the conversation that I should publish it.