Many people today feel over-worked and over-scheduled, leaving little time for human connection. In today’s collection, we have a great piece looking at the roots and risks of this phenomenon. Also, an interesting read about how gay rights empower the rich. Plus, a fall capsule wardrobe, a delicious instant pot recipe, and a podcast on the greatest archaeological find of the 20th century: the Dead Sea Scrolls. And more!
Do you still write letters? In today’s collection, we have the reasons why we should and some beautiful stationery to inspire the process. Also, Dr. Peter Kreeft on how to begin praying and meditating. Plus, 11th century herbal remedies, a new color trend, and how to keep your family seated together on a plane. Enjoy!
It seems pretty obvious that things have gone awry in the dating world. In today’s collection, we have an interesting read on how women can be empowered to help improve this sorry state of affairs. Also, an interesting read about kids, video games, and parenting. Plus, what to do if your parents are away from the Church, wallpaper inspiration, and some exciting news about JPII’s parents. Enjoy!
This Sunday is the canonization of Bl. John Henry Newman and in today’s collection we have two wonderful, yet distinct, looks at this beloved servant of God. Also, a powerful look at the depth of Jesus’s words when he said, “Do you see this woman?” Plus, an award-winning baked eggs recipe, some chic things to snag for the home on a budget, and three errors we make with regard to beauty in the liturgy. Enjoy!
We have so many great links today and a new piece of our own looking at an artisan’s beautiful handmade wall tiles with Catholic roots (one was featured in our book). We are also linking to a great piece by Haley Stewart about marriage in the novels of Jane Austen. Plus, a giant crystal cave has been discovered (incredible to see!), a fun piece at why we love October, and a look at the Christian roots of In-N-Out. And more!
The little details of our lives can seem unimportant, but we should feel total confidence in bringing these things to God. In today’s collection, a good read on how he cares about the details of our lives. We also have a rich piece on reclaiming a sense of humanity in our approach to education. Plus, a chic new nail polish trend, 3 things young women should know, and a fun look at the tiaras in Downton Abbey. Enjoy!
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By Noelle Mering
My husband Anthony and I have four children, 9, 7, 5, and 2.5. It’s boy-girl-boy-girl and everyone still has a hefty affection for the faith. We moved into our home two years. In that move, we really took stock in the artwork, statutes, and relics, and how to let our new space soak up the Catholicism we so love to imbue into our kids’ everyday life.
By Carrie Gress
I met John Novotny, the creative director of video production at Franciscan University, a couple of years ago. I could tell almost instantly from his accent that he was Canadian and as we drove from the Pittsburgh airport to the Steubenville campus, his story unfolded about how he honed his gift for photography.