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After Lifelong Struggles with Anxiety, Janelle Martel Creates Self-Care Subscription Box

When you can’t find what you are looking for, create your own! That is exactly what Janelle Martel did when she couldn’t find any care packages for people that want to give their mental health some love. Channeling her love of psychology and passion for helping others, Janelle created Caring Crate, a subscription box for those who are suffering from chronic illness, experiencing mental health issues, or just need a little extra TLC. With goodies from healthy snacks and scrumptious tea, to journals and beauty products, Caring Crate helps put self-care back at the top of your to-do list. Janelle was sweet enough to send me a Caring Crate to try recently. To be honest, I completely forgot it was coming, so when the box landed on my porch in the middle of a hectic week, the anxiety prone, overwhelmed, and overworked parts of my soul stepped forward to indulge in some much needed R&R. My

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#GemFinds: POPSUGAR Must Have Box

Subscription boxes are fantastic. They’re such a great way to try new products before committing to full-sized or full priced products. From socks and meal ingredients to nail polish and treats for your pet, there is literally a subscription box for whatever it is that your heart desires. For me, anything with a tagline like, “Happiness Delivered” is welcome in my mailbox. So when the gems at POPSUGAR asked if I wanted to try their latest Must Have box, I couldn’t resist. As an adult, the FedEx delivery man becomes the equivalent of the ice cream truck driving through the neighborhood (the mailman on the other hand is always iffy because while he occasionally has boxes, he’s also responsible for delivering bills – yuck). When this bright pink baby arrived at my doorstep, it definitely made my day! Tis the season of backyard barbecues, weekend trips, and outdoor summer activities, which were the inspo behind

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