Inspiration| 5 Reasons You Shouldn’t Commit Suicide

If you can be honest with yourself for a second, we as women want so many things so fast that we don't even realize what we jeopardize to get the things we want. We jeopardize having our inner peace. We jeopardize our having joy and we also compromise who we really are to please others. … Continue reading Inspiration| 5 Reasons You Shouldn’t Commit Suicide

Blog Feature|Diffusing the Tension

My name is Jen and my blog is called Diffusing the Tension. The name started because I began my journey of self-exploration with the use of essential oils. It led me to really start caring about my health and led me to want to help others do the same. I never knew how much control … Continue reading Blog Feature|Diffusing the Tension

Announcement| Mental Health Initiative

How ironic that the week of "Blue Monday", we would have the opportunity to connect with both  My Simple Mind and MH Crisis Angels  to attempt to bring awareness to mental illness. What is Blue Monday? According to,The third Monday of January has been awarded the gloomy title due to a combination of post-Christmas blues, cold dark … Continue reading Announcement| Mental Health Initiative

A Day in History| Dana Plato

Actress Dana Michelle Strain was born on November 7, 1964, in Maywood, California. The daughter of an unwed mother, Dana was adopted by Dean and Kay Plato as an infant and raised in the San Fernando Valley. Dana's parents divorced when she was 3, and was raised primarily by her adoptive mother, who began taking … Continue reading A Day in History| Dana Plato