Advent Elves: A Lazy Christian’s Alternative to Elf on the Shelf

This post contains affiliate links, which means that if you purchase an item through a link, I will receive a small commission. This helps me to fund my blog so that I can continue to provide you with free content.  You guys, I tried to skip the whole elf thing, but when I realized that…Continue Reading “Advent Elves: A Lazy Christian’s Alternative to Elf on the Shelf”

New Parents: Here’s How To Deal With All The Unwanted Advice You’ll Get

When you have a new baby, the advice comes at you from all angles-your mother, your mother in law, co-workers, friends, that lady in the underwear aisle at Target-it never stops. There’s the outdated advice from your parents’ generation. “I smoked when I was pregnant and my kids were healthy.”  “None of my babies had…Continue Reading “New Parents: Here’s How To Deal With All The Unwanted Advice You’ll Get”

I’m Catholic and I’m Angry, But I’m Not Leaving

My church feels like it’s imploding but I’m not leaving. I’m not staying because it’s all I know and it’s comfortable. (Believe me, it does not feel comfortable to be Catholic right now). I’m not staying because my parents are Catholic and I don’t want to disappoint them.  I’m not staying because I think this…Continue Reading “I’m Catholic and I’m Angry, But I’m Not Leaving”