Catherine Monkman

Catherine Monkman is a shy, friendly Canadian living in a small house with her two nearly-perfect children, two kitties, and a goofy dog. Cat spends her free time reading, gardening, cooking, journaling, and learning life lessons courtesy of and along with her family. Cat began contributing as a typo vigilante and now eagerly serves as an editor, writer, and student of the mindful life.

Latest from Catherine Monkman

June 13, 2019

Jon Stewart’s Moving Speech on behalf of 9/11 First Responders.

May 10, 2019

Why we Share our Darkest Parts.

April 30, 2019

Urban Gardeners: The 3 Best Veggies to grow in Low Light.

March 19, 2019

John Muir Quotes that Open my Soul just in time for the Spring Equinox.

February 28, 2019

“It isn’t Pixar unless you Cry at the End.”

January 12, 2019

The Quote that might actually Force Me to Start Living my Life.

December 30, 2018

2 Magic Words that I use Year-Round—instead of Resolutions.

October 22, 2018

The Communication Tip that saved Will & Jada’s Marriage (& will Save …

July 10, 2018

If you Cook & Eat Food, you’re going to want to See This.

January 23, 2018

This is my Home’s Welcome Sign & It’s Helping to Save the World.

December 17, 2017

What every Mama wants for Christmas.

October 12, 2017

This Melancholy Version of A-ha’s “Take On Me” is my New Autumn Sou…

September 30, 2017

The Classiest Way to Eat Your Words.

August 31, 2017

5 Harvesting Tips for Urban-ish Gardening Rookies.

July 26, 2017

My Ring Tattoo Reminds Me of something Way Better than my Ex-Husband.