5 St. Nicholas Books we Love

Advent, Books, Christmas, faith

Last year, I shared 5 St. Nicholas books for Kids we love and I’m re-blogging it to link up with Call Her Happy’s 5 Favorites and Allison Gingras’s WorthReVisit Wednesday Linkup. Since it is now Thursday and no longer Wednesday (when did that happen?!), I’ll label this as a #ThrowbackThursday for some extra hashtag flair. ~ Five […]

December 4, 2014

Happy Grace of Yes Day! {And a Special Give Away}

**Give-away**, faith

This past Saturday, after hearing about all the whining and complaining I could stand (before 9 a.m.), I told everyone – enough is enough. Today is “No Complaining Day. No more complaining allowed…or I’ll…turn you into a goon!” Well, apparently no one wanted to find out what a goon is or what it would be […]

November 18, 2014

Suffering Proves God Exists

faith, I believe

I believe in God because suffering exists. Not to say that suffering causes God’s existence, but rather that the existent reality of suffering provides a “proof”, an indication, that God IS. That may sound strange and completely contradictory to many. How could both God and suffering exist? In fact, in all the personal research I’ve been doing about […]

October 26, 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

The “Driving Wind” in my Soul


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