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Sacred Fire: Practicing Devotion to the Heart of Jesus – A Book Review

“Sacred Fire: Practicing Devotion to the Heart of Jesus” by Philip Michael Bulman is a book that encourages devotion to the Sacred Heart ofRead more »

Ishmael: Your Next Family Christmas Book

Today I’m excited to share with you a new children’s book: Ishmael: The Shepherd Boy of Bethlehem. As a mom of toddlers I am alwaysRead more »

Embracing Edith Stein: Wisdom for Women: A Book Review

Before reading Anne Costa’s book Embracing Edith Stein: Wisdom for Women from St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross, I knew who Edith Stein wasRead more »

Catholic Children’s Movies – a Review of CCC and a Fantastic Giveaway!

CCCKids Saints campaign from Tuesday 12/02-Friday 12/05: 3 movie giveaways: Watch the spirit of giving and the magic of Christmas sparkleRead more »

Virtues Program Review & Giveaway for the {Catholic} Home & School

This is not your normal homeschooling article as this program can be used by any Catholic parent, a Catholic Virtues Program integratingRead more »

The Best Little Charity You Never Knew

Two weeks ago, I picked up a magazine off our parish’s literature rack and thumbed through it. Halfway through, I saw an articleRead more »

REVIEW: When the Game Stands Tall

The New England Patriots hold the NFL record with 21 consecutive victories. The Oklahoma Sooners set the standard for NCAA Division IRead more »

Seven Quick Takes Favorite Authors and Titles

For this weeks Quick Take 7, I polled a variety of our Catholic Sistas to come up with a quick choice of seven new authors/books you mightRead more »

The Revolution of John XXIII: The Second Vatican Council (Review)

Have you ever wanted to know more about the Second Vatican Council but didn’t feel you had the time to read up on all theRead more »

How Catholic Hippies Homeschool

Note: I use the word “hippy” loosely; that is, while I am distrustful of government, buck current sexual norms (by embracing traditionalRead more »

A Tisket, A Tasket; What’s in Your Easter Basket?

My oldest child is in his twenties, so we’ve had a lot of experience creating Easter baskets for our children.  We want to make themRead more »

5 Reasons to Buy This Lenten Journal

Last year, we put together a comprehensive list of Lenten resources in our Handy Dandy List to Lenten Sacrifices. As Lent approached thisRead more »

REVIEW: Gimme Shelter

I’m a picky movie goer: I don’t want to fork over cash to support movies that worship the gimmie (non)culture. I  I found outRead more »

REVIEW: Yes, God! What Ordinary Families Can Learn about Parenting from Today’s Vocation Stories

I have been waiting FOREVER to read Yes, God! What Ordinary Families Can Learn about Parenting from Today’s Vocation Stories! No,Read more »

BLOG TOUR: What’s On Your Nightstand? Women’s Fiction for the Catholic Girl

It’s not always easy, finding a book to read that doesn’t insult either our intelligence or our moral standards.  I write that with equalRead more »

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