Mass with a five year old and a two year old. It’s a beautiful, chaotic, maddening, complicated adventure, isn’t it? The longest hour ofRead more »
There’s something about getting and listening to a new album that makes me think about the way I was able to appreciate Mass lastRead more »
“Cute dress, love your shoes.” A friend compliments.
“Thanks”, I say leaning in a little to whisper, “They were such a steal, that IRead more »
I’ve never been much of a gardener, but I do enjoy keeping a few potted plants on my back patio during the summer. I love theRead more »
“Today we made our frequent pilgrimage to Panera, following Mass. As I traipsed across the parking lot in our southern heat, I caught aRead more »
While I wish this was a post about getting exercise with children, it’s not. (Although maybe someday, I’ll write about that.) For now, IRead more »
One of our favorite movies is “The Princess Bride.” In one of the scenes, the mainRead more »
“Don’t you have any hobbies?” “You know what causes that?”
You’ve heard it all before. The probingRead more »
I didn’t realize that squad envy could be a thing until I watched Taylor Swift’s infamous “Bad Blood” music video.
(I know, what aRead more »
This Lent, I started covering my head during Mass. I know, I know- off the Traddie rails, am I right? But hear me out.
I wanted Lent to beRead more »
My palms were sweating like crazy. It was only my second attempt at the Sacrament of Reconciliation since returning to the Catholic ChurchRead more »
Generally a positive, upbeat person, it takes quite a bit for me to have a “down” day. But like everyone, sometimes I’mRead more »
I recently found out that I will be needing surgery soon to remove a cyst on my ovary. This isn’t a very abnormal occurrence,Read more »
In retrospect, there were most likely clues in the mundane. I am certain there were small iniquities that I was overlooking due toRead more »
“…so he asked Jesus, ‘And who is my neighbor?’” Luke 10:29
Today, I grudgingly drove to my least favorite place onRead more »
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