Confession: Avatar Style

In a few years, my son will be old enough to make his first confession.  I hope we can take it as seriously as it merits, I hope we cover all the important parts and that he really understands the importance of the acts leading up to his first confession.  And I'd be lying if... Continue Reading →

Merry Manifest: October

Is it really October already?  Oye.  So much to do in the next few weeks before winter arrives and makes me a hermit for a few months.  I just got back from a weekend up with my Blessed is She team combined with a mini-pilgrimage of my own.  I put a lot of miles on... Continue Reading →

Just be next to me….

He isn't requesting read aloud as much anymore, but he does ask me just to sit with him as he pours over whatever book he's devouring today.  I never thought I'd have an independent reader at just over six years old.  It means the end of one stage of our time together and I'm trying... Continue Reading →

Working Mom Hacks

Okay, so to start I feel a major case of imposter syndrome even writing that title.  Let's just be clear up front.  I, like most everyone, have no idea what I'm doing and at best have just gotten really good at making it up as I go along.  That being said, let's also be clear... Continue Reading →

What Else. 

It's been unseasonably cool this year and I'm eating it up.  I love the season that encourages you to sit in your favorite spot, surrounded by your massive to do list literally piled next to you.... and do some knitting instead.  And that's is totally fine, because what else would you do on a cool... Continue Reading →

Merry Manifest – September 2017

This post contains Amazon Affiliate Links. Hello there!  How's the first few weeks of school treating everyone?  It's strange to feel busy again - the first five years with only one kid who wasn't school aged left us with a lot of freetime on our hands.  We just didn't do a lot or commit to... Continue Reading →

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