This Sunday, I was struck by the reading during Lauds: I will sprinkle clean water upon you to cleanse you from all your impurities, and from all your idols I will cleanse you. I will give you a new heart and place a new spirit within you, taking from your bodies your stony hearts and…
Our 25th anniversary was this week. Getting to 25 years takes work; here are 25 tips for a long-lasting marriage.
Working has given me an appreciation of the quiet that enveloped my life as a housewife, while challenging me to learn to pray differently.
At Mass a couple of weeks ago, we heard St. Paul talk about how difficult it is for married people to stay focused on their spiritual lives and their love of God. He urged his readers to act as if they weren’t married, meaning that they ought to think first of God the way single…
This past Advent, I had to let go of a lot of my ideas about what Advent should be.
I learned more than a decade ago that #ValentinesDay really just wasn’t that important.
It’s time for Worth Revisit Wednesday, hosted by Theology is a Verb and Reconciled to You. This is an opportunity to pull an old post out of the mothballs, air it out again, and let everyone admire how well it’s held up. (Hopefully, mine has!) Be sure to stop by and see other other posts…
I can’t let myself be “too busy” any more. And I’m not going to feel guilty about it.
A post from the Way-Back Machine about when I started wearing a mantilla. (Has it really been six years?)
Part of homeschooling is knowing when you have to change something to give your children the best education possible. It’s been two years since one major change our family had to make.