Shamrock Sandwiches – Perfect for Your Saint Patrick’s Day Party

These Shamrock Sandwiches are perfect for your Saint Patrick's Day party!

In our Irish Catholic family, a fun Saint Patrick’s Day party is always part of our spring celebrations. Our sweet baby Daniel Patrick was born on Saint Patrick’s Day a few years ago, giving us even MORE reasons to throw a party! If you’re looking for a fun lunch idea for a Saint Patrick’s Day […]

Easy Ways to Celebrate Saint Patrick – Part of the Catholic Saints Celebrations

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

We’re coming up on March in a few weeks, so it’s time to work on some of our Saint Celebrations. Every month, to enrich our family’s faith journey, we pick a saint for a special focus. We celebrate Saint Patrick in a big way around here — he’s the namesake for 2 of our sons, […]

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 […]