Thank You IHM Sisters {And a Book Giveaway!}


**Give-away**, Catholic Church, faith, Faith: Mary

In yesterday’s post, I shared a small review of Five Years in Heaven: The Unlikely Friendship that Answered Life’s Greatest Questions and the Video Hangout conversation about Five Years I had with author John Schlimm. Today I’m excited to join with Image Catholic Books in offering one GiveAway of John Schlimm’s Five Years in Heaven! There are many […]

May 5, 2015

Five Years in Heaven {Book Review VIDEO}


Book Review, Books, faith

Hey it’s been a little while since I’ve blogged – I’ve been busy reading up a storm and watching a few good movies . We also celebrated our son’s First Communion last weekend so it’s been a lot of fun around here lately! After applying for a few different book review requests, the water gates […]

May 4, 2015

One Last Breastfeeding with my Two-Year-Old


babies, breastfeeding, motherhood

A few weeks ago, I realized it had been almost a week since my 2 year-old had nursed. I felt emotionally conflicted. On the one hand, I was relieved to be done. On the other, my heart ached because I couldn’t remember when the last time was. It was just suddenly over. One day I […]

April 23, 2015

Spring Wardrobe – Boring Conservative Mom Style


Capsule Wardrobe, Fashion

Well now that the threat of a tornado whipping in and destroying our house and all our possessions has passed from or area for this time (yay!), I can move on to more important matters. Like what I’m wearing this Spring! (Since I know at least one person whose camped out in front of her computer just waiting for […]

April 9, 2015

Heaven is a Perpetual Easter


Catholic Church, Easter, faith

Happy Easter!! Today, we celebrate that our Lord and God, Jesus the Messiah, IS RISEN! Last night, I went to the Saturday Easter Vigil Mass for the first time since high school. It was most likely one of the most beautiful and joy-filled Mass celebrations I have ever been to. I feel giddy with excitement. I’m trembling with JOY. […]

April 5, 2015