If you’re like me, your jaw dropped this morning when you realized we’re well into October. And I know I’m not the only one slowly relaxing into the beautiful weather, hot coffees, and slower days. I took a little break while I got used to having a baby and getting back into work. So, here’s […]
It was hard to believe in God when life seemed so hard. But a few good books helped me see that even though awful things happen in life, God is good and Catholicism is about more than rules. In fact, if you give Catholic theology half a chance you might be surprised to find out how much love there is behind every "rejection" and "restriction."
I was raised Catholic and fell away of the faith in high school and college. On the blog, I write about my long journey back to the church and how grateful I am for that grace. Returning to the Church has changed my life for the better in countless ways, and I write about what I'm learning to deepen my love of other humans (which doesn't always come naturally) and God every day.
All my life, and especially since I started working for myself, I’ve wanted to “get ahead.” This isn’t really a corporate mentality, like I want to make so many dollars or achieve so much status. It’s more like a daily schedule thing. I want to “get ahead” on work so I can spend time with […]
Are you selfish? I’m selfish. I want what’s best for me, and then my family, and then my friends. In that order. That’s a natural inclination I’ve had to learn to fight in the past few years. And boy, does motherhood help you stop putting yourself first. That brings me to the Litany of Humility, […]