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GIVEAWAY: 2015-2016 Catholic Through The Year Printable CALENDAR!

Buy this on Selz Selz powering ecommerce websites Hear ye! Hear ye! WINNERS ARE: Alice Doyle Kim Barger Alesha Wozny AllisonRead more »

A Time For Every Event Under Heaven

My oldest son is graduating from high school tomorrow. Tonight is Baccalaureate Mass.  The feelings that have arisen in me are perplexing. Read more »

She Did it with Dresses

My daughter loves for me to tell tales from my youth. Yesterday I recalled a Mom story and regaled her with this one of unrequitedRead more »

Saint Philomena, HELP! Book Review & Giveaway

Saint Philomena, HELP! is a lovely book written by homeschooling mother of six and Catholic author, Christine Henderson. Mrs. HendersonRead more »

Classically Catholic Memory Review For Homeschoolers

It is that time of year again where we are wrapping up this school year and contemplating our approach for next year in our homeschoolingRead more »

7 Quick Takes – Catholic Homeschooling Options

April just wrapped up and if you reside in the US – you know that means tax season. Tax forms should all be filed and most are nowRead more »

Seven Quick Takes: Easter Traditions

Our forty days in the dessert are almost complete – today is Good Friday.  And while most of the Quick Takes this week will featureRead more »

A Day for Feasting

Since I am almost entirely Irish, St. Patrick’s Day is every day. His medals are worn by two of our children, his prayer is a common choiceRead more »

Seven Quick Takes; Lent – take two!

How is your Lent going? Mine, as usual, is … well – its LENT! So, of course, many of my good intentions have been thrown intoRead more »

Homeschool Moms Share the Best Advice They Ever Received

If you are discerning homeschooling, this post is for you! On Facebook, there is a crazy big homeschooling momma group that gets some ofRead more »

Your {Second} Handy-Dandy List to Lenten Sacrifices

In February of 2013 I put together the original “Handy-dandy” list for Catholic Sistas: Your Handy-Dandy List to LentenRead more »

The Catholic Mom’s Guide to Moving to a New Town Without Losing Your Mind

Since marrying my wonderful amazing husband (are you reading this, honey?) in 2010, we have lived in three states, four towns, fourRead more »

Climbing Above the Crowd to See Jesus

Byzantine Catholics celebrated the Sunday of Zacchaeus this week, the first of five Sundays of preparation for the Great Fast. See LukeRead more »

Our Catholic School Family

As Catholic Schools Week approaches in our diocese, I find myself reflecting on how we ended up choosing Catholic school for ourRead more »

10 Ways to Find Joy in Our {Catholic} Homeschool

It was the third week of Advent. My shoes were uncomfortable, my skirt did not fit right, my veil kept falling off and even the cushion onRead more »