Returning to the Lord With Our Whole Hearts

Returning to the Lord With Our Whole Hearts

“If I don’t fill my mind with prayer, I fill it with anxiety, worry, temptations and resentment.” I was thinking this exact thought the other day as I thought about what I want to do during Lent…I think a lot of sin happens because of unhealthy...
Patience, Kindness, Rejoicing & Enduring (and more!)

Patience, Kindness, Rejoicing & Enduring (and more!)

Here are this week’s must-reads! + I’m trying to intentionally focus this week on the qualities of God that we heard about in the Mass readings on Sunday: how He is patient and kind, and how love rejoices & endures. Which of those qualities comes more...
“The result of a thought of God”

“The result of a thought of God”

“We are not some casual and meaningless product of evolution. Each of us is the result of a thought of God.” — Pope Benedict XVI This again goes back to the second reading from Sunday’s Mass about how each of us are given gifts (which I wrote about here as...
The Most Popular Posts from 2018

The Most Popular Posts from 2018

Merry Christmas, friends! I’m praying you feel God’s great love for you this Christmas Season. He is with us. Through our joys & rejoicing, through our sorrow & pain, He is with us. I’m praying we can all sense His presence and the peace...
A Gift Guide for Each Love Language (and more!)

A Gift Guide for Each Love Language (and more!)

Here’s this week’s recap & must-reads:1. We’re just two weeks away from Christmas, so to help those last-minute shoppers (yes, I’m totally speaking to myself here!), I put together an in-depth gift guide for each love language. You can sign...
Community, Retreat & Marriage

Community, Retreat & Marriage

Here’s a short list of this week’s must-reads… 1.  To start with, I post a weekly Catholic Wife, Catholic Life Newsletter over on Patreon that includes a couple recipes to try (we mostly eat a Paleo diet and the recipes are tried & true!), a...
The Catholic Wife Gift Guide (2018)

The Catholic Wife Gift Guide (2018)

Gift-giving is one of my love languages, so I put together this list of gifts I’d give to someone I love in case you needed some ideas for the people you love… Or for yourself (send it to your husband!). 😉 Let’s start with this post from the archives...