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Build One Another Up

Build One Another Up

26 years ago my husband, Chris, and I decided to take the leap and swim the Tiber. He suggested we start praying for God to place peopleRead more »

Your Catholic Birthing Center Experience (from a Fifth Time Birthing Center Mom to Eight)

Your Catholic Birthing Center Experience (from a Fifth Time Birthing Center Mom to Eight)

Well, soon to be eight kids, anyway. 😘 So…first…MY Catholic birthing center experience/s.* 😉 *I do not actually birth in aRead more »

The Rosary is Boring (and that’s actually pretty great)

by: Victoria KieserSometimes people complain that “the Rosary is boring.” And yeah, sometimes I would have to agree. The scripted words.Read more »

Tastiest Squidgeyest Yummiest Chocolate Cookies

Tastiest Squidgeyest Yummiest Chocolate Cookies that are Sure to Get You into Heaven

by: Antonia GoddardBaking for others is one of my favourite projects, and I believe there’s no better way to show your love for yourRead more »

Your Ultimate 2019 Pregnancy & Infant Loss Resource Guide

Your Ultimate 2019 Pregnancy & Infant Loss Resource Guide

by: Martina KreitzerEach year, on October 15 – National Pregnancy & Infant Loss Day, Catholic Sistas has made it a priority toRead more »

The Devil is in the Details

The Devil is in the Details

by: Michelle SchroederYou may wonder why our Church gives us those specific rules about what qualifies as Mass attendance when our LordRead more »

16 Things You Need in Your Kids Mass Bag

16 Things You NEED in Your Kids’ Mass Bag

by: Martina KreitzerBut do you have a Mass bag? Oftentimes, we are asking ourselves the following each Sunday before we leave for churchRead more »

Running - My Holy Hour

Running – My Holy Hour

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

A Teacup of Grace is Enough

A Teacup of Grace is Enough

by: MistySimilar to the British, the French also have an afternoon teatime they call “le Goûter,” which consists of tea andRead more »

Of Note–October 2019

by: Maurisa MayerleLet’s get brutally honest here. Are you team pumpkin spice or apple cider? Me? I’m a lover of all thingsRead more »

Spiritual lessons my caregivers teach me

Spiritual Lessons my Caregivers Taught Me

by: Sarah BaileyThese people would help with daily living skills. They would be known as my caregivers. I am grateful forRead more »

Dear-Distracted-Mom-of-Littles

Dear Distracted Mom of Littles

by: Krista SteeleHow do I keep toddlers behaved during Mass while still maintaining some semblance of prayer and worship for myself?Read more »

Five Ways we Benefit from the Most Holy Rosary

by: Anni HarryAs we fought through traffic to deliver the meal post-school pick-up, my oldest asked why we “always” make a meal for a newRead 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

by: Martina KreitzerThrough the years, our communication method would became dated. What once seemed sufficient enough to convey wants andRead more »