It Just Takes Time

faith, Grief

It just takes time [for the heart to heal]. A friend whispered this to me during my adoration hour and I let the phrase seep into me and guide my thoughts. What does that mean, “it takes time”? Usually, when I hear this phrase I think of time as abstract and passive. But this time […]

March 19, 2017

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

10 Movies We Watched in 2016

Movie Review

Alright, finally, two months later, I’m ready to share our list of movies we watched last year – you know, in twenty sixteen. 10 Movies We Watched in 2016: We tried listing these in the order we liked them (the first one being our most liked.) 1 Arrival This is my husband’s favorite movie from last year. He liked […]

February 18, 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

Catching Up – Books I’ve Read, Reading, Hope to Read…

Book Review, Books

Well, hello. It’s been a while, I know. I’d like to blog again but it’s hard to know where to start after such a long hiatus. So I’ll start with books, since it’s easier, right now for me, to write about what others have written than to formulate words of my own. I wish I […]

January 11, 2017