How to Run Your First Half Marathon {Even with Lots of Little Children at Home}

Want to run a half marathon? Don't miss these tips for first time runners!

Are you thinking about running a half marathon? This time of year, we see people running in the parks, on busy roads, or even in your neighborhood. Beginner and seasoned runners are dusting off their shoes and logging some miles for the spring races. Today, I’ll share my beginner best tips – hopefully, you can […]

Catholic Saints Books for March

Great books about Catholic saints for March

Ready to celebrate the feast days coming up in March? This list of books, arranged in calendar order, will help you to be prepared to live the liturgical year at home with your family! Don’t miss our list of Catholic books for Lent and Easter, too.   St. David of Wales – March 1st Patron […]

A Catholic Mom’s Guide to Preparing for Lent

Catholic Mom's Guide to Preparing for Lent

As a Catholic mother, Lent is really one of my very favorite times of the year. The Lenten season gives me hope, a chance to begin again, and to fashion my life into something that pleases God. In years past, I’ve jumped off the deep end with my Lenten resolutions. I have a tendency to […]

Tips for Nature Study with Toddlers and Preschoolers

Don't be intimidated by science! Check out these easy tips for nature study with your toddlers and preschoolers.

We’re sharing our best super simple tips for nature study with toddlers and preschoolers today, with our friend Colleen Kessler. One of the things I love best about staying home to teach my little ones is that I get to see the wonder in their eyes as they discover new things. I get to hear […]

Quick and Easy Meatless Meals for Lent

Meatless meal ideas for Lent -- soups, casseroles, sandwiches, pasta, seafood and more!

During Lent, we abstain from eating meat on Fridays as a form of penance. (I have to be honest – I love fish and seafood, so it’s not that much of a struggle for me.) If you want to branch out from fried fish and salmon patties, I’ve got a great list of meatless meals […]