You’ve seen them everywhere. Photos of everyone’s kids ready for the first day of school, fresh backpacks packed, clean (maybe even new!) clothes and uniforms on, smiles on their faces. I’ve been giving up sugar this week, trying to clear brain fog and be healthier overall. In other words, I hadn’t thought much about pictures. […]
Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God’s kindness: kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile. -Bl. Teresa of Calcutta To this day, these words are some of the only I have memorized and remembered. (My husband always gives me […]
It’s just about 1pm on the Feast of the Assumption, and while the bishops declared it to not be a holy day of obligation, I’m toying with the idea of taking my little brood to Mass later this evening. I might be crazy. Catholics can be that way. So can mothers. I’m both, you know, […]
Jessica at Shower of Roses is hosting a book sale, for homeschoolers like me can destash what we don’t need and earn some cash to put towards new books. Not a homeschooler? Not a problem. Not all my books (or those of other moms in the link-up) are text books.
This is what I shared on the time-suck called Facebook today Sunday: Made it to Mass by the time the Gloria was over, with a bare-footed toddler who rode in the truck without shorts on. It’s great we even made it there. Shorts on before leaving the truck, shoes tucked into my purse (and not […]