WoW Wednesday: Blogger Spotlight Edition

Aug 7, 2013 by

In no particular order, it’s time to shine the light on some of the best and brightest in the Catholic blogosphere. 1) The Radical Life by Matthew Warner If any blog started with a bang, it was this one. Matthew Warner’s The Radical Life is a successful, simple testament to what...

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Guest Post: My Husband Isn’t My Girlfriend

Apr 11, 2013 by

by Erin Franco, writer at Humble Handmaid I am married to my best friend. But he is a special kind of best friend. Michael isn’t one of my girl friends–he’s my husband. I need to remember that more often. The Bible tells husbands that they are called to give themselves up for their wives as...

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WoW Wednesday: Roe v. Wade, Downton Abbey, 50 Shad...

Jan 23, 2013 by

Happy Wednesday everyone! I’ve been examining the idea of living for the weekend and while there’s no doubt that Friday is a sweet bait to get me through the week, I’m trying to refocus savoring the hours between Saturday mornings. It’s another weekday – celebrate it!...

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WoW Wednesday! The Need for Community, Don’t...

Jan 16, 2013 by

Erin’s thoughts on Young Families & the Need for Community are reflective and constructive. She’s grateful for the group of friends she and her husband have, not just because they’re great company, but because they’re supportive company. Her post is full of practical...

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The Voice of God in the Voice of My Neighbors

Aug 23, 2012 by

God speaks through others; through saints, through the Mass, through His holy priests, and as my husband recently reminded me, through people we encounter in the day to day. This last one is particularly important because though I expect to hear God through saints, the Mass, etc., the last place I...

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Upon this Rock I Will Build My Friendships

Jul 23, 2012 by

I love the Catholic Church. I just came home from a refreshing dinner with my Bible Study. Our group meets in the fall and spring, so I have been looking forward to this mid-summer reunion for months now and I’m still grinning even hours after we all parted. Every woman in this study is a...

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The Thorn in My Side & the Plank in My Eye

Jun 4, 2012 by

I’m aware that I have controlling tendencies. I like things the way I like them – my house neat and uncluttered, my food condiments on the side, my boys napping on schedule. A place for everything and everything in its place. I’d love to think that I’m a flexible person,...

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