Tag Archives: Gratitude

Thank YOU for Sharing Your Stories

In the past week, I have received more emails and comments from readers than I have in the last year and a half as a regular contributor at Catholic Exchange and in my years as a blogger. People from all over the world have written to me about their experiences with miscarriage. More often than […]

Small Success Thursday: My Amazing Husband

I am a firm believer that women should compliment their husbands in public and voice struggles either in private with their husband or with a trusted friend if counsel is needed. If people hear me griping about my husband constantly it will change their view of him and that is wrong. Not to mention that […]

Celebrating Our 4th Wedding Anniversary

Today is my 4th wedding anniversary.  It has been an amazing and interesting ride.  I have learned more in the past 4 years than I did in the 29 previous years.  I know more about my self; my strengths and my weaknesses.  Marriage is a vocation because it is a path to holiness.  As I […]

7 Quick Takes for this Gray and Occasionally Sunny November Day

Today I am linked up over at Jennifer Fulwiler’s Conversion Diary for 7 Quick Takes. Join us with your quick takes for the week here: 1.  My husband and I bought our first home together in May of this year.  We actually ended up in the town where our parish is located (long story as […]

Small Success Thursday November 14, 2013

It is really easy to get to this point on Thursday and wonder if I have any small successes this week.  They are there I just have to find them through my own critic. First, Monday was Veteran’s Day.  I am a US Navy Veteran and I decided to enjoy the day.  I went out […]

Michaela’s Inquiring Mind

Michaela continues to amaze me on a very regular basis, pretty much daily.  She has progressed to full sentences.  In fact, she makes a point of using full sentences now.  She is also in the question stage.  Inquiring minds want to know, about everything.  Her favorite question is: “What is it?”.  She asks me this […]

Joy in Motherhood on Hallowe’en

Motherhood continues to amaze me in wonderful new ways.  Yesterday was Hallowe’en.  My husband and I had found a bee costume at a local consignment shop.  I put it on her in the early evening last night, and my heart melted.  She was adorable!  I am sure she will be embarrassed by this in the […]