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Seven Quick Takes: The Seven Sorrows of Mary

Earlier this week I began turning over my ideas for this month’s Seven Quick Takes and started thinking about titlingRead more »

Back-to-School Reflections From a Homeschooling Mom

The school year began in the local public schools last week. As I watched the bus drive down the street and saw all the back-to-schoolRead more »

Be Transformed by a Saint Book

Every morning, our homeschool day begins with me reading aloud to the kids from a book about a saint.  Oh, how rich these storiesRead more »

A Call to Order: Strategies for a Fruitful Fall

I can count the number of pool days left on one hand. Already, I notice the dimming light of endless days of summer. If you are sendingRead more »

Ways to Homeschool When Your Life Is off The Rails

A CASCADE OF EVENTS Six pregnancies, six children. Our seventh pregnancy ended up in our first loss. Due to our birth order of girl, boy,Read more »

You Did it to Me: Forgive All Injuries

Welcome to the series “YOU DID IT TO ME” where we will be discussing the Spiritual and Corporal Works of Mercy. This will be a twice aRead more »

You Did it To Me: Visiting Christ, Who is Sick

Welcome to the series “You did it to me” where we will be discussing the Spiritual and Corporal Works of Mercy. This will be aRead more »

Is Gambling A Sin? A Quick Visit with the Catechism

The NFL season is around the corner and with it is the even bigger and more lucrative sport: gambling. Fantasy football and office poolsRead more »

Interview with Sr. Joseph Marie, OP: Year of Consecrated Life

Welcome once again to another post in our series for the Year of Consecrated Life. I have really enjoyed putting these posts together andRead more »

No, Son, You CAN’T Be Whatever You Want

One thing most loving parents say to their kids at one time or another is, “Honey, you can be anything you want to be when you grow up!”Read more »

I left my heart… at the university.

My eldest son is entering an out of state college this fall. This is a moment we have all been dreaming about. He is anticipating theRead more »

GIVEAWAY: Catholic Sistas Celebrates FOUR Years!

Can you believe Catholic Sistas celebrates four years TODAY? It’s hard for me to recall a time when the blog didn’t exist!Read more »

You Did It To Me: Bear Wrongs Patiently

Welcome to the series “You did it to me” where we will be discussing the Spiritual and Corporal Works of Mercy. This will be a twice aRead more »

Homeschool Review: CatechismClass.com {Grade 1}

PRODUCT CatechismClass.com’s 1st GradeRead more »

Assumption Cupcake Display

Celebrating Marian Feast days is one of the highlights of the Liturgical Year for me. To me, Mary is the ideal example of how to live outRead more »