Are Pets Good For Us?

Many animal-lovers think a cat or dog can help you live a longer, happier, healthier life. What does the science say?

My childhood dog was called Muzzle. She was a loud, cocky mixed race who oozed bravado and bravery. We shared an anxiety that neither of us had the cognitive skills to put into words. This was a friendship β€” one that lasted as she…



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The writing bug πŸ›

Normal person likes to read, sleep. And as of lately to write alongside my husband in here. Must bring your whole self to the table if you want to thrive today.