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 that […]

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 […]

Managing Chores in a BIG Family with a Smart Phone App

How do you manage chores in a large family? What about a smartphone app?

Are you struggling with managing chores in your big family? We’re loving this Homey smart phone app that keeps our family assignments running smoothly. Can I let y’all in on a dirty secret? We RARELY have anyone over to our house these days. True story. It’s not because I don’t want to socialize my kids, […]

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 […]

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 in a few short weeks. As a family, we keep it simple most months with coloring pages or books. Other times, we get more involved by adding in crafts, activities, […]

25 Must Have Valentines Day Books for Children

Valentine's Day books for children - great for homeschool read aloud time!

It’s time to celebrate! We’re pulling out our {huge} collection of Valentine’s Day books for children — my kids are so excited to be reading these books again! Take a look at some of our favorites, then hit up your library or add them to your collection. &  Llama Llama I Love You Little Llama […]

Easy Ways to Celebrate Saint Brigid – Catholic Saints Celebrations

Looking for ideas to help you celebrate Saint Brigid? You'll find crafts, books, recipes, printables and more! Perfect for Catholic families!

We’re coming up on February in just a few days, 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. For this month, we’re focusing on Saint Brigid. She’s one of our favorite Irish saints! As a family, […]