Review: “Something Other Than God” by ...

May 11, 2015 by

 - I always peruse the bookshelf before walking into adoration and almost as often, I grab my favorite stand-by about Divine Mercy; but that day, sitting there waiting for me was a shiny new copy of Something Other Than God by Jennifer Fulwiler. The author herself is renowned for her own...

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WoWW: Read Aloud, Think Like a Man, & Fight W...

Mar 11, 2015 by

1) The Read Aloud Revival is a fantastic movement worth checking out. I’ve underestimated the value of reading aloud with our children and even with Andrew. No longer This well-produced podcast reveals the simplistic truth that time with books is time well spent. 2) I heard about the...

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Advice for a Blushing Bride

Mar 8, 2015 by

My best friend Erin is GETTING MARRIED!!!! By the time this post goes out, she will have been engaged for just over 12 hours and will undoubtedly still be glowing in the sparkle of her diamond. The world of wedding and marriage prep is a vast one and so I’m asking you, fabulous readers, to...

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WoWW: Facetime with Jesus, Bad Thoughts in Marriag...

Mar 4, 2015 by

Facetime with Jesus If you need to Behold the Lamb, but can’t get to daily Mass or adoration, this is the next best thing. This is LIVE Eucharistic adoration in St. Martin de Tours Church in Louisville, Kentucky. Click, kneel, pray.   I Bad Thoughts About My Husband (and not the dirty...

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WoWW: School, the Pope on Spanking, & Humble ...

Feb 25, 2015 by

Mid-week!! I’m pumped about the end of February because MARCH means a fresh budget, two big birthdays for two little men in our house, and Azaleas in Louisiana. Oh! and I had a glitch in my account yesterday that may have sent you an old post via email. Sorry for the...

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WoWW: Navigating Rough Waters in Marriage

Feb 11, 2015 by

At this stage of writing, I’m not reading many blogs because I need to keep my head down, nose to the grindstone. But these…these posts from the minds and souls of others need to be spread out and taken in. For those seasons of marriage when the storms rage a little harder than...

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WoWW: What Breaks a Marriage

Oct 29, 2014 by

We are THAT Family is one of my favorite blogs. What Kristen says is not new, but like all biblically based advice on marriage, it bears repeating. And repeating. I’m grateful this was delivered right to my inbox and into my soul. _______________________________________________________ 2...

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The Key to Closeness with Christ

Apr 16, 2014 by

This Lent I’ve been receiving daily reflections from Fr. Robert Barron. This one just HIT me right in the soul – the most valuable things worth pursuing have nothing to do with wealth and acquiring more stuff. Read the excerpt from Fr. Barron and click Continue for the rest. They are...

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6 Tips to Karate Chop Writer’s Block

Mar 28, 2014 by

Blogging is not an easy gig. I love it. It drives me; but (full disclosure) there are days when I struggle with A) conjuring substance for a fresh piece or B) mustering the energy to sit down to articulate a developed reflection. While lately I’ve been at war with the latter, there have been...

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WoWW: Fr. Barron on the Childfree Life, Spiritual ...

Mar 12, 2014 by

Fr. Robert Barron makes a fantastic, one-way spiritual director. I would love a regular meeting with him because I’m sure he would provide merciful, firm insight to my faith life and soul. The star of this week’s Words of Wisdom, Fr. Barron offers comment on the elected childfree life...

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