β€œChrist Shield Me Today”

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! In honor of St. Patrick and the times we are in right now, I’m sharing this prayer by St. Patrick. I pray that it might strengthen and encourage you in this difficult times. IΒ bind unto myself todayThe strong Name of the Trinity,By invocation of the same,The Three in One and One…

Do You Even Lent?: Lenten Season in the Catholic Church

Do You Even Lent?: Lenten Season in the Catholic Church (CLICK THIS LINK) Hey there! In this episode, I talk about all things Lenten Season in the Catholic church. From what is Lent to what do Catholics eat and not eat during this season of fasting, prayer, and penitence. I talk about giving up something…

12 Years Later…

So, if you’ve read any of my posts you know a bit about my background and my upbringing. It’s not the most smooth transition. My life, like the life of so many others, hasn’t been full of linear events. It’s been like a rollercoaster or like mountain tops. Some events so much more massive and…

Marriage II: What We Now Know

Marriage II: What We Now Know Join my husband and I as we share with you some of the stories about our upbringing, and how it has shaped us and our expectations coming into our marriage. We talk about our experience going through pre-marriage counseling before our wedding and why we love pre-marriage counseling as…

Guys and Gals: Who is to Blame?

Hi there!  In today’s episode, we talk about the LGBTQIA community, why it seems guys always seem to be blamed for so much, and more. This topic touches on so much that my husband and I feel is not talked about at all/enough. We talk about masculinity and feminity and why this is a topic…

Marriage Fixes Everything

You’re probably laughing to yourself, and thinking, ‘um, no it doesn’t’! Well, you might be right about that, but you might also be kind of wrong about that. Marriage, on it’s own doesn’t fix anything. You can treat your marriage as a contract between two people or you can treat it as a covenant and…

Living on a Loan

I’ve been living my life on a loan ever since I was wee little cells in my mother’s body. Yeah, this story isn’t about finances. Believe me, you don’t want financial advice from me! I’m not great at it! However, I can tell you a bit about living on a loan because I have done…

Catholics are Perfect

Says no one ever. It’s really, what people think we think we’re vs. what is actually true. As a cradle catholic, I remember my husband asking me tons of questions when he was going through RCIA. I was his sponsor so for some reason he thought I had all the answers. Ha, boy was he…

Broken but Intentional in My Brokenness

I’m that woman who is planning to have an intentional pregnancy. Because of my parents, I’m that girl who wants to make sure my children know that they’re wanted. One day you wake up and realize you’ve been the most authentic you’ve ever been. Not because you wanted to be, but because it was expected…