Something Other than God

Book Review, Books, faith, I believe

I planned on blogging more this week – really I did. But then Jennifer Fulwiler’s (of Conversion Diary) book – Something Other Than God: How I Passionately Sought Happiness and Accidentally Found It released on Tuesday. Since I pre-ordered it, it popped up on my Kindle around 11:30 p.m. Monday night as I was nursing the baby […]

April 30, 2014

A Good Friend {Five Minute Friday}

Five Minute Friday, Random

Today’s Five Minute Friday Word Prompt is: Friend.   The Five Minute Part: Today was a busy day so I jotted down thoughts that came to me about “Friend” in my notepad  in half-minute spurts throughout the day. By the time I sat down to type it all out it had grown into a huge list and […]

April 25, 2014

A Cristo Crucificado {To Christ Crucified}


I found the following poem in my old Spanish Literature book that’s perfect for this Good Friday. It’s called Soneto a Cristo Crucificado. The author is unknown but it is so beautiful. Reading it in spanish is like reading the language of my soul. I read the words and I know what it means, without translating it, I just feel the […]

April 18, 2014

Jesus’ Pain on the Cross Reflects the Pain of Humanity


When you suffer and are crushed by the world’s pain, remember, you are not alone. He is with us. I love how Pope Francis explains suffering in relation to Christ’s suffering for us in his Wednesday audience yesterday – Vatican City, 16 April 2014 (VIS) – The suffering of Jesus on the Cross, that reflects […]

April 17, 2014

The Blood Moon [in Pictures]

Astronomy, Photography

Did you see the “Blood Moon” eclipse (lunar tetrad) last night? If you missed it, here are some cool photos my awesome husband captured of the event. (They aren’t in order, I just picked the ones I liked randomly): Click here to see his whole Total Lunar Eclipse album. Like it? Share it!

April 15, 2014