Catholic Picture Books for Lent and Easter

Catholic picture books for Lent and Easter -- these are perfect for families, or in a Catholic school classroom!

Ready to celebrate this special liturgical season with your family? Take a look at some of our favorite Catholic picture books for Lent and Easter. Catholic Picture Books for Lent     &  Little Rose of Sharon: A Story of Self Sacrifice The Tale of Three Trees: A Traditional Folktale Want to explain to your children […]

Irish Frosties – The Perfect Treat for Your St Patrick’s Day Party

Irish Frosties are the perfect dessert for your Saint Patrick's Day party!

Now that we’ve wrapped up Valentine’s Day, my children are anxious to celebrate AGAIN. They’re longing for a St Patrick’s Day Party! As an Irish Catholic family, Saint Patrick has always been highly revered in our home. A few years ago, we even scored an Irish blessing — welcoming our sweet baby Daniel Patrick on […]

Easy Ways to Celebrate Saint Valentine

Looking for ways to celebrate Saint Brigid in your home? These ideas (books, crafts, recipes, activities and more) are perfect for Catholic families, co-ops, or religious education classes.

In our Catholic home, we love to celebrate the saints! In spite of the dreary February weather, we’re gearing up to celebrate Saint Valentine here next week. As a family, we keep it simple most months with a coloring page or book. Other times, we get more involved by adding in crafts, activities, printables or […]

Simple & Delicious Valentine’s Day Treats for Your Family

Looking for easy Valentine's Day treats for your kids? We love these delicious treats --- and so simple!

Who’s ready for a holiday party? Did you sign up for bringing Valentine’s Day treats to the classroom or co-op this year? Whether you’re volunteering or just want to make a fun surprise for your children, these easy Valentine’s Day treats (made from Rice Krispies) are sure to earn you some cool points. In our […]

My Lenten Prayer Challenge – A Decade a Day

This Lenten season, I’m keeping it simple. At home,I’m overwhelmed most days, barely having time to breathe. While lofty goals for Lent are admirable, I want to work on something I KNOW I can accomplish. I’ve got three things in mind, keeping in line with the prayer, fasting and almsgiving tenets of Lent. For fasting, […]