Why I Rescue My Reptiles (And Don’t Buy Them)

I’ve cared for five reptiles now. Four were rescued from BeWild, and one was purchased at Petsmart. I love my leopard gecko Angel, the one I purchased at the pet store, but if I knew then what I know now I would’ve never purchased him the way I did. Why did I switch from buying…

Goodnight Ángel

I don’t really know how to start this. My little leopard gecko friend Anny passed away recently, April 28, 2022. The most important thing to me is to remember my little buddy and all the amazing times he gave me. Even though it can be easy to dismiss the passing of my Ángel because he’s…

Spirit Phone by Lemon Demon (Explained)

Spirit Phone is the seventh album released by Lemon Demon. Neil Cicierega, the man who is Lemon Demon, says this album started production back in 2008. The final product was released in 2016. Spirit Phone consists of 14 tracks and 13 bonus tracks (it’s no wonder the project took 8 years to finish). The genres…

Leopard Gecko Care Worksheets

I made some care worksheets to make caring for my leopard geckos simpler. It helps a lot during vet trips and makes day to day care as efficient as possible. I made a video, that you can watch here, on how to use them. If you think them useful feel free to share! Until Next…

What is Cryptosporidium? (Leopard Gecko Update)

If you’ve been keeping up with this blog you know that Sybil is one of my leopard geckos with Metabolic Bone Disease, and she recently had a decline in health. The vet and I initially believed it was due to her MBD, since that’s an obvious health problem of hers, but we wanted to be…

I Don’t Feel Bad About Taking Breaks Anymore

“ If creating more means living less, I don’t think that’s worth it.” In my most recent podcast with PME, which you can find here, we talked about how much we’ve both changed in our two years of creating. The topic of creating consistently came up and I realized this was something I needed to…

The Lacey Act (And What To Do About It)

What is the Lacey Act? What can we do about it? And why does this matter to us? Here is some information and resources on how we can protect our exotic pets.

MBD Is A Preventable Condition (How To Protect Your Gecko from MBD)

This is Sybil. She’s silly, adorable, and she used to LOVE hunting dubias. I met Sybil at BeWild, a local reptile rescue I like to volunteer at. She was surrendered to them with severe MBD. At the time she couldn’t eat on her own, was severely underweight, and struggled with mobility, shedding, etc., The odds…

My Podcast Turned Two Today

A couple of days ago I was scrolling through a few tabs on my computer when I saw something unusual. I had a two hour time block titled “Get Psyched Podcast Anniversary” on my google calendar. I double checked my podcast to make sure that was right, and sure enough the 27th of January is…