Uniting to Christ’s Life Giving Suffering

I’m over at Catholic Sistas today, chatting about pregnancy, Lent, and all that suffering. Head over to read the rest and join the conversation! The forty days of Lent contrast pretty well with those forty weeks gestating a new little life. Both are long, rocky...
Lean into Our Lady, Mamas

Lean into Our Lady, Mamas

Parenthood is a funny thing. Those sweet little babies don’t come with an instruction manual and a lot of the time, you’re really just winging it. My oldest is turning 15 today. Fifteen years ago, I walked into the hospital in southern Florida, they...
7 Best Travel Tips for a Small Budget

7 Best Travel Tips for a Small Budget

If there’s one thing big families have in common, it’s budget.  We all have one.  We generally go over it.  And we basically wrestle with it all the time. How’s a big, on a budget family going to keep up with all of our globe-trotting friends?  We...