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Across the Miles

by: Maurisa MayerlePulling up those roots was one of the most difficult things I’ve ever had to do…our friends threw us aRead more »

Of Note – April 2019

by: Maurisa MayerleLet’s face it, we are all busy, modern women and we just don’t have the time or the energy to vet or read everythingRead more »

What Are Ember Days?

What Are Ember Days?

I’ve been a Catholic for over 20 years and it’s just been recently that I’ve heard of Ember Days. I’m not sure if it’s because theRead more »

Of Note – March 2019

by: Maurisa MayerleWe’ve scoured the Catholic blogosphere and our own archives to bring you worthy orthodox Catholic reading. Grab aRead more »

A Faithful Catholic's Guide to Social Media Interactions

A Faithful Catholic’s Guide to Social Media Interactions

by: Maurisa MayerleI’m going to get a bit preachy here, so please bear with me, but I think it might be good to re-evaluate our ownRead more »

Of Note – A Collection of Orthodox Catholic Reading

Happy New Year, Sistas! Are you as excited about the new series we have coming in 2019 as I am? I cannot wait to read more ofRead more »

15 Ways to Raise Pro-Life Children

by: Maurisa MayerleIn our family, life issues are discussed frequently and at length.  My husband and I have felt it to be vitallyRead more »

Reflections on the Nativity

by: Maurisa MayerleI’ve been reading Saint Francis de Sales Introduction to the Devote Life and applying some his proscribedRead more »

Advent Traditions–The Jesse Tree

Our parish priest despises the Jesse Tree. Sadly it is for good reason. As a seminarian, the liturgy director absolutely forbid ChristmasRead more »

That I Might Be Perfected In Him

That I Might Be Perfected in Him

by: Maurisa MayerleI believed that with my whole being, but what were His grand plans for me? In reality, He has chipped away at my ideasRead more »

Super Simple Sheet-pan Suppers

by: Maurisa MayerleWe are one month into a new school year. Are y’all as crazy busy as my family? Looking at my calendar I’mRead more »

Chicken Caesar Salad

During the dog days of summer I could eat salad every day. There is just something about the crisp refreshing flavors of gardenRead more »

Responding to Crisis

Responding to Crisis

by: Maurisa MayerleRight now the Church needs our prayers more than ever.  This crisis has all the hallmarks of a satanic attack on MotherRead more »

Fifty and Fabulous

by: Maurisa MayerleA year ago, as I turned forty-nine, the panic set in. How did fifty years fly by so soon? I was dealing with rollingRead more »

Summer Boredom Busters

Summer Boredom Busters

by: Maurisa MayerleI have a love/hate relationship with summer break. I love having freedom from planning and writing weekly lesson plansRead more »