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Catharsis · 1W ago

Kids' Summer Routine

It's only been two-and-a-half weeks since school ended and it's already started. It doesn'...
Catharsis · 3W ago

How to Say No When Your Child Asks For a Fidget Spinner

…Just muster all your conviction, and say ‘NO’. That’s it.I’m assuming you are reading thi...
Catharsis · 1M ago

Why You Need to Stop Giving a F***

A good friend of mine shared with me this life-changing TED Talk on YouTube. If you haven't seen it yet, I highly suggest you click on the video below. It may just become the most well-spent...
Catharsis · 1M ago

All He Did Was Stare

We were never introduced but we certainly knew each other's names. Or at least I knew his....
Catharsis · 2M ago

Ten

The double-digits age is finally here for my only child—my son—and as it settles, I am forced to welcome it like a permanent guest in my home, wreaking turbulence in my predictable day-to-da...
Catharsis · 2M ago

What Is Your Afterlife?

As Easter approaches and I'm reminded of the hope carried by Christ's resurrection, I coul...
Catharsis · 2M ago

The Stay-At-Home Mom Look

My son announced to me that his friend Josh (not his real name) was going to stop by in less than an hour. I didn't panic over how the house looked since I knew that, (a) our house is tidy enough, and more importantly (b) 10-year-old boys don't reall...
Catharsis · 2M ago

What Losing Myself Means

I remember in the 1990s I would often catch episodes of the Oprah Show and was always stru...
Catharsis · 3M ago

When the Pain Haunts You

"You hurt me". Those were the last words I spoke to him as I walked away. It was to a man ...
Catharsis · 3M ago

Life is (Still) a Cliché

***If you haven’t read the original Life is a Cliché, (or Part One), click here.***Life is too short. You only live once so you have to take the bull by the horns. Don’t be afraid of challen...