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Your Ultimate 2019 Pregnancy & Infant Loss Resource Guide

Your Ultimate 2019 Pregnancy & Infant Loss Resource Guide

Each year, on October 15 – National Pregnancy & Infant Loss Day, Catholic Sistas has made it a priority to share the vast andRead more »

The Devil is in the Details

The Devil is in the Details

You may wonder why our Church gives us those specific rules about what qualifies as Mass attendance when our Lord clearly demands more?Read more »

16 Things You Need in Your Kids Mass Bag

16 Things You NEED in Your Kids’ Mass Bag

But do you have a Mass bag? Oftentimes, we are asking ourselves the following each Sunday before we leave for church or in the parkingRead more »

Running - My Holy Hour

Running – My Holy Hour

My running has felt a little flat recently. I’ve been struggling to just feel decent on my runs let alone good. My legs feel heavyRead more »

A Teacup of Grace is Enough

A Teacup of Grace is Enough

Similar to the British, the French also have an afternoon teatime they call “le Goûter,” which consists of tea and sweets toRead more »

Of Note–October 2019

Let’s get brutally honest here. Are you team pumpkin spice or apple cider? Me? I’m a lover of all things that taste or smellRead more »

Spiritual lessons my caregivers teach me

Spiritual Lessons my Caregivers Taught Me

These people would help with daily living skills. They would be known as my caregivers. I am grateful for everyone…they taught meRead more »

Dear-Distracted-Mom-of-Littles

Dear Distracted Mom of Littles

How do I keep toddlers behaved during Mass while still maintaining some semblance of prayer and worship for myself? – Distracted MomRead more »

Five Ways we Benefit from the Most Holy Rosary

As we fought through traffic to deliver the meal post-school pick-up, my oldest asked why we “always” make a meal for a new family. In aRead more »

Jesus In A T-Shirt

I love being Christian. I love the peace that it brings. I love what the Church stands for. I love the history it holds. I love how it’sRead more »

How I Love My Spouse Well Enough

How I Love My Spouse Well Enough

Through the years, our communication method would became dated. What once seemed sufficient enough to convey wants and needs became aRead more »

our lady of sorrows

A Space for Grief: A Reflection on Our Lady of Sorrows

A Confusing Feast On first look, Our Lady of Sorrows is confusing. It’s a whole day, a whole “Feast” Day, devoted to sorrow. How does oneRead more »

Sneaking Prayer into the Everyday

Sneaking Prayer into the Everyday

Prayer shouldn’t be that hard, should it? After all, it is (among other things) a conversation with God. I’m a chatterbox. It should beRead more »

Catholic Double Barrel Names You Are Gonna Love

Catholic Double Barrel Names You Are Gonna Love

One of the tricky things about naming kiddos has often been finding a unique combination of names – first and middle – thatRead more »

On the Choosing, Keeping, and Caring of Catholic Godparents

On the Choosing, Keeping, and Caring of Catholic Godparents

Choosing good godparents is an important part of planning a Catholic baptism. A godparent must be a Catholic in good standing; being atRead more »