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Michelle lives in Baton Rouge with her husband and two kids. She is a cradle Catholic and runs a small business. Michelle is slightly obsessed with St. Padre Pio and 80s music.

Me and the Fig Tree

The next day, I talked to a friend who is a wealth of Catholic knowledge. I asked him my question about Jesus cursing the fig tree to whichRead 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 »

There's No Denying It

There’s No Denying It

While awaiting the verdict that the was to be handed down regarding Jesus, Peter denied him in three separate exchanges. He had threeRead more »

We Need to Talk

We Need to Talk

No, I don’t want to break up with Jesus! The last thing I want is to be apart from Him, but our relationship needed work. It felt a littleRead more »

Missed Opportunities

Missed Opportunities

My fear is that all of these missed opportunities will be shown to me, newsreel style – I know that’s weird but it’s my imaginaryRead more »

Summer Projects

While there are many sources of inspiration all around, one thing that I find particularly inspiring is learning about the spirituality ofRead more »


Too Much Information: The Race to Learn the Faith

We do need to know about our faith in order to live it and spread it. It’s a great idea to devote some time each week for that purpose–Read more »


Love One Another

Love one another. This phrase popped into my head more than once as I sat in Adoration…this straight forward command that Jesus gaveRead more »

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