Anyone that tries to convince you otherwise is selling you something.

Recently, by my choice, I’ve become a single mother. It’s been the most challenging, yet rewarding time of my life and although there are lots of things I wish I’d have done differently, I’m feeling free and I’m relearning how to live life within my new status quo and finding…

So in the space of three days my phone crapped out, my computer stopped charging, and my car overheated on me and left me stranded. I think it’s interesting how these things happened right after a fantastic week of working within the field I’ve been studying for a year now and what I want my Masters Degree in. Whyyyyy????

I have definitely had the week from hell starting last weekend. After this all happened, in order to be forward thinking, I decided to rent a car. I got a lyft to one place only to find that I didn’t have enough money to rent a car to drive to…

O God, where are you in times of deep struggle?
Where are You when pain overwhelms me with its grip?
When evil surrounds and ensnares me with its unrelenting grasp?
And I feel crushed under the weight of life’s burdens?
O Lord, why do you allow evildoers to snuff out the lives of Your…

St. Ann’s Episcopal Church is a true beacon of faith and lives out its faith by selfless service to the community. In a small area of New York City lies a destitute population with an average salary of below 10k per YEAR.

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Food access in marginalized communities can be remarkably limited, especially among the most destitute. Within the state of New York, and in the South Bronx, there is a community that is among the lowest income, impoverished areas in the nation. …

You’re literally ONE lost job, life circumstance, or loss of income away from ruin.

So many chastise those who are low income as lazy or a product of their last six or so choices. What they don’t realize is that for many, that one Starbucks coffee is the one thing that keeps them from just giving up on life.

When you’re financially stable, it’s…

Tips, Tricks, and Strategies to help you cope with loss of income, shrinking resources, boredom, and all other issues that happen within circumstances such as this.

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What’s a person to do?

Well panicking is DEFINITELY not the answer. That just sends stress hormones and if you’re dealing with depression and/or anxiety? It makes everything worse. Here’s a short list of things you can do immediately to calm your mind:

Mental health and wellness tips:

Given the stigma with high kill shelters and the likelihood of animals dying upon arrival, don’t you think that choosing these animals FIRST would save more lives than denying these animals a chance?

Look at these beautiful loving animals! At the time of this writing, these are probably already gone. Animals who had no say in being brought into the world and no say in where they end up. They have no voice. We must be their voices.

These animals don’t…

Tami Nieto

Crypto-Enthusiast, Lover of knowledge, Hope Spreader, Peace advocate, Social equality promoter, Aspiring writer, Childcare Teacher. Mother

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