Month: January 2016

Lenten Bundle for Kids {3 printable activities}

Hello Friends! It’s been a real interesting couple of weeks in my world.  I’m getting to the point where I am starting to fight the “battle of the veins” in my legs with this pregnancy and have just rounded out 3 full weeks of solo parenting while living and sleeping in a variety of comfortable, …

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Lenten Worksheets For Kids {Free Printable}

With Lent approaching I have been racking my brain to come up with a way to make Lent more meaningful for my children.  Sure, we make family resolutions, decorate the house, abstain from meat on Fridays and talk about the passion–but I wanted something else that could get the kids more actively involved in Lent. …

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Realist Valentines For Your Husband {free PDF}

With Valentine’s Day on the horizon I can’t help but revert to my former pinterest-obsessed blogger self and create a few Free Valentine’s for you.  Well, okay, I made these mostly for myself, but I thought it would be fun to share them with you as well. Before I created these “Realistic Valentines” I did …

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On Needing Lent

Lent will be here early this year: Ash Wednesday is February 10th.  I feel like I should be whining and stomping my feet, but in all honestly, I can’t wait.  I need Lent and I feel like I need it right now. Please don’t be confused.  I am not some sort of super human that …

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On Roughhousing with Dad

Over the last few days I have come to a greater appreciation of my husband.  He is an amazing father, husband and friend, but being away from him as we navigate these strange days and weeks between houses and states has allowed me to see a bit more clearly the gaps in my abilities as …

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Because My Worth is not Based on my Countertops

Getting a house ready to list and hopefully sell has been one of the most demoralizing, stressful and exhausting experiences of my life. I have never been deluded into thinking I live in a nicer house than I do.  Better Homes and Gardens were never going to come a-knocking and the idea of having any …

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Printable Rosary Quiet Book

Over the course of my blogging career I’ve created a lot of things–patterns, printables, templates–but I am, by far, the most proud of the Rosary Quiet Book I created.  And here’s why.  Several months ago we started using the Rosary Quiet Books I made for my children each night before bedtime.  We only pray one …

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