Bold, Brave, Catholic: Embracing the Faith

"...Amy describes herself as a convert to Catholicism, who had, "Grown up believing that Catholicism was some small, crazy cult and that Catholics were bad people. Mind you, I never looked into the matter, I just believed what others had told me. Then I went and fell in love with a cradle Catholic and in his patient, calm, rational way, he showed me the truth of Catholicism..." This month's Bold, Brave, Catholic feature is a blogger and speaker I have long admired. Read more about Amy's testimony in this month's column!

Bold, Brave, Catholic: Facing the Fear of Rejection

"I was not this Brave and Bold Catholic all my life. Even though I am a cradle Catholic and I went to catholic school, it's been a long journey." In this month's feature of Bold, Brave, Catholic, I am featuring a fellow Catholic writer and blogger, whose ministry reaches many individuals searching for inspiration within the Spanish-speaking community. I'm excited to introduce Nelly, and her story of what it means to be Bold, Brave, Catholic"!

Bold, Brave, Catholic: Divine Appointment

"It can be demonstrably proven that I’m Catholic. Anybody who knows me for a few minutes knows it’s true. Being solid, and faithful, and generous, and helpful – these things are visible to the world. (The Mary statue in the front yard, and the Miraculous Medal around the neck are obvious hints, too.) But boldness and bravery aren’t part of my reputation..." This month's installment of "Bold, Brave, Catholic," shares insight from Julia at Fresh Rosary.com. Read more for her take, as well as what is meant by "Divine Appointment."

Bold, Brave, Catholic: It’s Okay to Start Small!

I am excited to introduce you to my April 2019 "Bold, Brave, Catholic" writer. Stacie Yocum is a proud Navy wife, and mother to three children. She blogs at Anchored Saints, and is on a mission to provide faith-based support to other Catholic military women, through sharing her own story, her own insights, and her … Continue reading Bold, Brave, Catholic: It’s Okay to Start Small!

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)!