7 Books I’m Reading This Lenten Season

I used to be a voracious reader. I still am, in some aspects. My nightstand threatens to buckle under the weight of books, but I have difficulty FINISHING any of them. In an effort to multitask, I’ve ended up spinning my wheels and gotten NOWHERE fast. This year, I want to finish what I’ve started. […]

Learning About the Saints: Books for Catholic Moms

saints books for Catholic moms

In our Catholic homeschool, one of my favorite subjects to explore is our vast litany of Catholic saints. As a mom, the saints provide inspiration to my everyday life. Let’s take a look at some of my favorite saints books. Catholic Saints Books for Moms Saints on Call: Everyday Devotions for Moms If you study […]

Our Favorite Transportation Books

Our Favorite Transportation Books

We’ve been busy reading some of our favorite transportation books for this month’s Poppins Book Nook theme Planes, Trains and Automobiles. Check out our favorites! 1. Chugga Chugga Choo Choo We’ve been enjoying this book with the Kennedy Kaboodle for years – we heard this for the first time at a train themed birthday party. […]

Tips for Reading with Babies and Toddlers: 30 Days of Reading with My Kids

tips for reading with babies

Have you ever tried reading with babies or toddlers? It can be a little like herding kittens. As the mother of many, I’m going to share some of my best tips, learned over the span of 18 years. Board Books are Your Friend When your child is small, don’t bring out your treasured copy of […]

Reflections on the Rosary with Sarah Reinhard: CMCP Blog Tour

  To celebrate the launch of her new book, A Catholic Mother’s Companion to Pregnancy: Walking with Mary from Conception to Baptism, Sarah Reinhard invites all of us to spend her blog book tour praying the rosary together. Today, she shares this reflection on the Agony in the Garden: When I read about the apostles falling […]