Journal Re-Do {Summer, Reading/Writing, Dog!}


Journal

The Great Summer Blog Curse just keeps hitting here over and over again and I’m getting weary. Just when I thought everything was all up and running suddenly it stopped again. We got it back up but somehow WordPress or the Blog Witch that’s been haunting my blog ate up last week’s Food for Thought […]

June 30, 2014

Surprised by Catholic Family Fun {Book Review & Giveaway!}


**Give-away**, Books, Boredom Busters, faith, Family

{Full Disclosure: I received a complimentary copy of Catholic Family Fun – A Guide for the Adventurous, Overwhelmed, Creative or Clueless in exchange for an honest review.} I love spending time with my family, especially when we have no where we have to be or anything in particular that needs our urgent attention, which is akin to […]

June 16, 2014

How to stay CALM when your Kids Annoy You


motherhood

I love my children – eternally. But I have a tendency to get irritated with them – easily. Usually it’s the small stupid stuff that they do that annoys me the most. Like when the seven and four year-old brothers do the whole “No, it’s not”, “Yes, it is” thing until one of them – […]

June 9, 2014

The “Driving Wind” in my Soul


faith

When the time for Pentecost was fulfilled, they were all in one place together. And suddenly there came from the sky a noise like a strong driving wind, and it filled the entire house in which they were. Then there appeared to them tongues as of fire, which parted and came to rest on each one of them. And they […]

June 8, 2014

The Hands of a Child {Five-Minute Friday}


Five Minute Friday, Writing

Today’s Five-Minute Friday Writing Word Prompt: Hands [Go:] Fingerpaints mud pie peek-a-boo! vroom, vroom! kiss the ouchie all better sand castles, motes, twig flag poles ladybugs, rolly pollies, snails, bird poop friendship bracelets, crazy rainbow loom, fishtail double triple single big fat bracelets, earings, necklaces knit one, knit two, sew through and under and back […]

June 6, 2014