8 Essential Books for an Expectant Catholic Mom

books for Catholic pregnancy

Pregnancy and childbirth is a road I’ve traveled many times as the mother of six. Each pregnancy is unique and different from the others, but always filled with wonder. I’m always anxious to meet our baby, but in these last pregnancies with Maeve and Daniel, I’ve focused on enjoying the pregnancy instead of trying to […]

Creating Your Domestic Church

resources for Catholic moms

  Whether you are a mother who works inside or outside the home, we all have one thing in common: We are the heart of our homes! One of my favourite resources I turn to as a Catholic mother is a book I stumbled upon a few years ago called The Domestic Church: Room By […]

Glory Stories for the Cultivation of Virtue

Glory Stories - audio stories about Catholic saints

  My husband and I have a lofty endeavor to make saints of our children. Obviously, we can’t do that without a mighty helping of God’s mercy and grace, but we do like to collect resources that we pray will lead our children in the right direction. I like to think that God leads me […]

Praying the Liturgy of the Hours (Divine Office)

Prayer became a trendy, Internet “thing” a few years back. It seemed like every Catholic blogger I read at the time was singing the praises of praying the Liturgy of the Hours, otherwise known as the Divine Office. Yeah, the fact that it has two names may hint to where I am going with this […]

Using Movies in Your Catholic Homeschool

Looking for some great Catholic movies for your homeschool? Take a look at what we're watching. Our family loves these -- especially Number 5!

  As much as I love reading to my kids, there are times when my voice is shot or we need something different. We’ve been experimenting with using movies in our homeschool — take a look at some of the Catholic movies that we’re watching. These help us to learn more about our Catholic saints […]