Grateful

By |2020-10-09T12:36:27+10:00December 22nd, 2014|Categories: Articles, Parenting|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

“It was a typical school yard conversation. A bunch of mothers were talking about the various challenges their kids were facing - the usual stuff. “You just want them to be happy, you know” was the concluding statement.” - Barbara Thriving Kids We all know that when kids are happy, they tend to thrive at

Days of Gratitude

By |2020-02-05T13:03:53+10:00December 22nd, 2014|Categories: Ordinary Time, Rituals & Prayer|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Here at CathFamily, we're a little bit into Gratitude at the moment! Consciously cultivating gratitude in your life can alter the way you see the world... for the better. Seeing the goodness in everything and everyone and making an effort to acknowledge it dramatically shifts the way we see our own life, the people in

Restoring Couple Unity

By |2017-09-06T05:42:24+10:00December 5th, 2012|Categories: Articles, Marriage|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

What most often brings couples undone, is not one massive act of betrayal, but the myriad of daily pinpricks of hurt. Criticism, put downs, rudeness, small selfish acts, being taken for granted, independent decisions… it’s these little things that gradually erode the sense of connection and security in a marriage. Most couples brush these things