Category: Reflecting

Thoughts on turning 40

I think it’s time to put it in writing: In a matter of days, I will be forty years old….

7 things I love about living in Indiana

  Living in Indiana for five months doesn’t make me an expert, however it does give me a bit of…

So how are we, really? An update on our move to Indiana

It’s difficult for me to believe that we have lived here in Carmel for five months. It’s impossible for me…

Our Moving Process Part 2: Why Indiana?

So many friends have been asking, “Why Indiana?” There are some days when I respond to that question with a…

Our Moving Process, Part 1

A month ago I was a crazy woman, getting our house picture perfect, ready for its close-up. I was burning…

When St. Joseph Intercedes: A true story of heavenly friendship

In honor of the Solemnity of Saint Joseph, I would like to share some of the ways that this powerful…

When the Saints go marching all over your pride

St. Zelie Martin practiced virtue heroically, moving me to tears as I read the little book about her life written…

Seven Quick Takes: Life lately

Linking up with Kelly for Seven Quick Takes. Life lately. That’s my topic. So exciting! How on earth will you…

Happy 11th Birthday, Smarty Pants

The days are long and the years are short. That’s all I can think to say about the fact that…

What if we took a break from extra-curricular activities for a season or a year?

Recently, I posted the following thought on Facebook: “I wonder what would happen if we just took a year off…