Holiday Party Food in the South: A “Recipe”

Looking for a side-dish that starts out by looking like "fresh Christmas in a bowl"? Want a colder dish, since you live in a climate not conducive to hot sides? Or, want something to store away for the summer months or next great gathering? Don't miss the links to the recipe I recently made (and recommend)!

Thoughts on Yes – in My Sunday Best

This weekend - between yesterday's Feast of the Annunciation, and today's homily addressing Jesus' role in our lives, I spend some time contemplating the yes I give God in my daily life, and the manner with which I give my yes. My weekly link-up with My Sunday Best!

Self-Care & My Sunday Best

"And, let me tell you - the weight I have experienced the past few months, both literally and figuratively, seemed to melt away." How a simple hair cut can lift one's mood, and My Sunday Best post.

Intentional, Liturgical Blogging?

"So, now, I have to sit down and align my blogging calendar with yet another calendar, to ensure I don't miss out on any fun Catholic Church celebration days. And, in the future, I now know to not take the week off from blogging after Christmas. Because, there are just way too many cool days of celebration during that week!" A little bit of extra work is needed to ensure I stick with my "Catholic mommy blogger" roots.

Honoring the Holy Innocents

"Today, I encourage all of us to hug our little ones a little tighter (no matter how big they have gotten), a little longer, and with a little more reflection on how fleeting life can be for us all." A post to honor the Holy Innocents...