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About Sherrie

Sherrie is a freelance writer and artist with over 10 years of experience. She spends most of her time giving life to the renegade thoughts. As the words erupt and form new life, she knows that she is yet again free from the nagging persistence of her muse. She is a mother of three and a lifetime fan of the thought-provoking and questionable aspects of the universe.

Does Your Life Feel Like a Groundhog Day? Here’s How to Get Yourself Unstuck

By |2018-12-28T13:54:50+00:00January 6th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , |

Do you remember the movie Groundhog Day? Well, life sometimes feels stuck just like with the characters in that movie. Learn how to fix that. You might be going through life feeling pretty happy and then all of a sudden, you realize you’ve hit a dead end. Life seems stuck…boring, and fairly uneventful. It feels [...]

7 Ways Alcoholic Parents Ruin Their Children’s Psyches and Lives

By |2019-01-25T23:30:10+00:00January 5th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Alcoholic parents aren’t just a nuisance to themselves. Being an alcoholic can actually not only affect the person who drinks, but also their offspring as well. Personally, I didn’t grow up with alcoholic parents, but my children did. My ex-husband was an alcoholic and I remember many times, trying to shield my children from his [...]

Generations of Bored Kids: Why Today’s Children Struggle to Have Fun

By |2018-12-10T21:59:21+00:00January 3rd, 2019|Categories: Education, Food for thought, Personal Development|Tags: , , , , , , , |

In the past, there were not so many bored kids. Children were able to create fun and not depend on the fun to be catered to them. I am a child of the 70s, and for me, fun was utilizing my imagination. Although I did go through troubles and trauma, I found moments of goodness [...]

12 Curious New Year’s Traditions around the World You Didn’t Know about

By |2018-12-27T11:08:57+00:00January 1st, 2019|Categories: Weird & Unbelievable Facts|Tags: |

There are many New Year's traditions understood by most people. However, there are also many strange traditions as well. As the new year approaches, we get ready to honor family New Year's traditions. For most people, these traditions are simple and exciting. There are other traditions that seem a bit odd, however, but observed none-the-less. [...]

7 New Year’s Resolution Ideas You Probably Didn’t Add to Your List but Should

By |2018-12-10T21:58:35+00:00December 28th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , |

The new year is almost here, and it’s time once again to practice those New Year’s resolution ideas again. This time, let’s get interesting. The year 2019 will hopefully be a year of success. The secret is, this success is primarily up to you. That’s why New Year’s resolution ideas should be one of the [...]

5 Signs You Grew up in an Enmeshed Family and How It Differs from a Healthy One

By |2018-11-20T15:44:19+00:00December 26th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Unfortunately, many people live in an enmeshed family environment. Although the closeness of family members cultivates love, it hinders the growth of individualism. An enmeshed family may not seem all that bad at first. In fact, having a close-knit family unit has many benefits for its members. However, an enmeshed family can stunt the [...]

The True Meaning of Christmas You May Have Never Considered

By |2018-12-11T22:47:46+00:00December 25th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, History & Archaeology, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , |

What is the true meaning of Christmas? Before you argue for Christianity, let’s consider a deeper spiritual meaning of this holiday. Christmas is perhaps the most popular holiday during each year. Millions of dollars are spent on gifts and food to celebrate the 25th of December. It seems that Christmas has either become a materialistic [...]

Why Avoidance Behavior Is Not a Solution for Your Anxiety and How to Stop It

By |2018-11-18T22:39:50+00:00December 22nd, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

If you’re using avoidance behavior to stop anxious feelings, then think again. This type of action can actually make anxiety worse in the long run. I will have to say that I think of myself as the queen of avoidance behavior. I even pride myself on avoiding social situations at all costs in favor of [...]