Marry Him and Be Submissive #BookReview


Book Review, Books, Marriage, motherhood, parenting, Women

Time for another book review! My friends at TAN Books asked if I’d be interested in reading and reviewing – Marry Him and Be Submissive by Costanza Miriano I’ll admit the provocative title piqued my curiosity. If anything, I decided to read to see if it was as controversial as it sounds and see what all the fuss […]

February 27, 2017

Keep Your Kids Catholic: Sharing Your Faith and Making It Stick {Book Review}


Book Review, Books, parenting

While I’m still working on my movie update post (We watched too many last year), here’s a book review to keep my blog from completely falling into the dark internet abyss. I asked my friend, Joel – father of 4 and an amazing Catholic elementary school teacher, if he’d like to read and review this […]

January 31, 2017

Grateful for the Fathers in our Lives


faith, Family, parenting, Random

As much as I miss my own dad today, I’m filled with joyful gratitude for the fathers I do have with me [physically] in my life today. My husband, my father-in-law, brothers, uncles, cousins, all the Fr. priests in my life and all the great men and fathers we are blessed to raise our families along with. […]

June 19, 2016

The Comparison Parenting Trap


motherhood, parenting

I’ve been thinking some more about the comparison trap and my fear of making other people envious I blogged about a few days ago. In Kay Wills Wyma’s book that I mentioned, I’m Happy for You (Sort Of…Not Really): Finding Contentment in a Culture of Comparison, towards the end she says something that stuck with me – […]

June 27, 2015