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Want to help someone with depression? Pretend they have the flu.

This post was written by Laura Mazza also known as the blogger named "the mum on the run" you can find Laura on her social media pages at Facebook or her website If you want to help someone with depression when they are in one of their lows or bad depressive episodes - you can.… Continue reading Want to help someone with depression? Pretend they have the flu.

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When the fear of staying is greater than the fear of leaving

You told me that I wasn’t good enough. No one would love me and that I’m lucky that I have you. I would be dead without you and even my mother agreed. You were thirty-three, I was seventeen. I was nieave, I was vulnerable, I was mentally unwell. I was only recently discharged from the… Continue reading When the fear of staying is greater than the fear of leaving

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11 year old has the last say as he leaves school due to bullying

( Please note that names have been changed in this article) A young boy who had been hurt both physically and emotionally on school property and during school hours. YouTube videos circling the internet threatening to harm him at school, changes of behaviour, sudden onset of anxiety attacks alongside the schools constant dismissal and lack… Continue reading 11 year old has the last say as he leaves school due to bullying

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To the mother at the store who stared as my toddler was crying on the ground.

All I needed was milk.. okay I lied, I was actually here to do my grocery shopping but I only left with milk. You see, I have a 10 year old son and a 2 year old daughter. My son was easy and still is easy. At my daughters aged my son listened, in-fact, he… Continue reading To the mother at the store who stared as my toddler was crying on the ground.