Inadvertently Irish Day

Trying to keep to my goals of finding time to relax and do things with the kids during this busy weekend I managed to inadvertently make today "Irish Day" at our house. I wanted to make sure we got a chapter in on our Religious Ed book (we're a few chapters into "Faith & Life"... Continue Reading →

Busy Bees

We've been lucky in the last five or six years not to have too many times where life was really busy. We were able to keep commitments and work at reasonable levels and just coast along. We're not in that season anymore and while we try hard not to overcommit or over schedule life is... Continue Reading →

Birthday Thrifting

As of today I'm 35 and honestly that came out of nowhere. I don't have many formed thoughts on this point of my life yet, but I did do my annual birthday thrift store run with my mom. It's becoming my regular birthday present, getting little things to freshen up our little home. I found... Continue Reading →

10 Things

I really wanted to title this post "10 Thing You (Might) Hate About Me", but it's really not that dark - thought when you get to the end who knows what you'll think.  Though now I *need * to watch the movie that defined my teenage years with a passion.  I thought I'd share a... Continue Reading →

Old School

Sitting down for a little old school blog posting - I've been realizing how much I've been missing old school blogging, just blogs written by people who didn't care about stats or reach and who just sat down and shared their days and thoughts. It's surprisingly hard to do anymore, but I wanted to try... Continue Reading →

Getting Ready

I've spent a lot of time over the last few weeks prepping.  Not for the end of the world, but for the end of a bit of comfort.  Lent will be here in a few days and I've set myself a few challenges this year. There are the regular things I'll be doing - trying... Continue Reading →

The Beautiful Diversity

Sigh, y'all. Just, sigh. Are we still having these debates? Apparently, we are. Apparently, there are still people out there who cannot accept a diverse Body of Christ. This past weekend I spent a day running a booth for Blessed is She at a local Catholic Women's Conference. Though I didn't really get to experience... Continue Reading →

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