The Most Romantic Love Letter


faith

I love the “I Thirst” meditation of Mother Teresa describing the immense love Christ has for each one of us. My heart is filled when I read this and think of how much love He has for me, for YOU. “It is true. I stand at the door of your heart, day and night. Even […]

February 16, 2014

101 Tips for a Happier Marriage {Book Review AND Giveaway!}


**Give-away**, Book Review, Books, Marriage

I recently had the pleasure of reviewing a book as part of my work with CatholicMom.com – 101 Tips for a Happier Marriage: Simple Ways for Couples to Grow Closer to God and to Each Other by Jennifer Roback Morse and Betsy Kerekes of The Ruth Institute. I have to say that I am very impressed and […]

February 13, 2014

5 Marriage Maintenance Tips


Marriage

In the spirit of National Marriage Week, I’d like to share a little something my pastor wrote in our Sunday bulletin last week that I thought was good. He didn’t title it so I’ll call it – When you let your marriage just “sit”, it’ll eventually get rusty and break down, just like your car. […]

February 10, 2014

Celebrate Marriage during National Marriage Week


Marriage

Did you know that this week is National Marriage Week? Don’t worry, I didn’t either. Marriage is beautiful and should always be celebrated but this week is especially dedicated to promoting, celebrating, and strengthening marriages. To start us off, here’s a great quote by Pope Francis about marriage. Let’s all be rebels and love our spouses! […]

February 10, 2014

Writing is my soul’s dance {Five Minute Friday}


Five Minute Friday, Writing

Today I’m linking up with a new-to me blogger  – Lisa Jo Baker – for her Five-Minute Fridays Free Write. She gives a prompt (today’s is: Write) I set my timer for five minutes and then I write. Sounds perfect, right? So ready, set… Go – I look out the window. The world outside is covered […]

February 7, 2014