Babies R US: Why Bring Children Into an Uncertain and Broken World?

Babies R US: Why Bring Children Into an Uncertain and Broken World? Listen to the Podcast Here! Happy good morning/afternoon/evening, I hope and pray you’re in good health.  In today’s episode, I thought it fitting to talk about babies! I realized that there are so many parents and expecting parents at this time. So, for…

Reflections While Social Distancing

Happy good morning/afternoon, I hope everyone’s safe and sound. It’s been a reflective time in our household. By now we all pretty much know the schedule for EWTN. I wanted to share two things I’ve been reflecting on since 6am today. The first is the prayer of Sir Thomas More, : “Give us, Lord, a…

“Christ 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. I 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…

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…

Marriage is A LOT!

Marriage is A LOT.That’s not a bad thing though. The things in our lives that are a lot are usually the things that last the longest and are worth every moment. As Christians, we know when it comes to marriage it’s more than the wedding, the big gown, the number of bridesmaids, and the number…

The Symphony of Pain

As I try to wrap my mind around my uncle’s second stroke these lyrics are literally helping me keep it all together. It just might be the hardest thing I’ve ever done … To hold it together when it feels like it’s all falling from under me.  Believe me, I have done it before, but…

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…

Not in This House…

This structure annoys me a lot more than it should. This would work great in an ideal world, but in today’s world, it leaves most households miserable because ego is a thing, and people aren’t perfect. We live in a broken world so let’s not pretend this structure works for all of us. What God…

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…