Are You Hungry? Saints and Scripture Sunday

John 6:48 I am the Bread of Life. Since I’ve been on maternity leave this summer, I’ve been able to get to Mass a little more often on the weekends. Yesterday, all the ‘big kids’ were gone to a birthday party, so Brett and I were able to go to Mass with Maeve. (piece of […]

Striving for a Simpler Life – Saints and Scripture Sunday

Saints and Scripture Sunday

Matthew 6:26 Look at the birds of the air; they do not sow or reap or store away in barns, and yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not much more valuable than they? As I’m getting older, I’m slowly outgrowing my need for lots of ‘stuff’. I pour over organizing websites, drool over […]

Giving Our Children Back to God: Saints and Scripture Sunday

Saints and Scripture Sunday

Matthew 19:14-15 Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.” When he had placed his hands on them, he went on from there. My husband has always said that our children are not truly ours. Rather, they are gifts […]

10 Reasons Why I Homeschool My Children

Have you ever wondered why people homeschool their children? Not so long ago, I was one of those folks too. I’m making a guest appearance at Team Whitaker today to share my reasons for homeschooling our family. Be sure to head over there and visit – no matter if you’re considering homeschooling, are a seasoned […]

Old-Fashioned Frosted Brownies

The following is a guest post by Misty Nagel Ever find yourself needing to make a dessert for a special occasion? No easy pre-packaged mix in your pantry and no time to run to the store? This recipe could quite easily step in to save you – most people have these ingredients readily at hand. […]