Turning A Brown Thumb Green

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Depression and anxiety can make the days feel like years. Depression makes it hard to get out of bed some mornings, while anxiety makes your heart beat so fast you feel like it’s going to come right out of your chest.

I’ve dealt with both of them so long, I don’t remember what it feels like to go a day without having an anxiety attack. Every month, I can count on at least one week of scraping my way out of a…




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