First Holy Communion

First Holy Communion

My oldest celebrated her First Holy Communion on Sunday.  Many of our family and friends joined us at the special Mass for our Parish children celebrating the Sacrament.  As I spoke and prayed with her the night before First Communion,  it touched my...
First Holy Communion

You Can’t Eat Off My Floors

Last month a friend’s Facebook status read: If I had a blog or website about being a working mom, I’d call it, “You can’t eat off my floors.”I laughed really hard, because it’s completely true and it captured one of those areas where I...
First Holy Communion

Thank You…

I’ve been waiting to write this for a long time. In our 5th grade CCE class this year we talked about how God is a mystery and that He reveals Himself to us through creation, people, and His Son, Jesus Christ.I have often marveled at Creation, never having any doubt...
First Holy Communion

Nature’s Greatest Gift

CatholicVote spent the day celebrating Earth Day by celebrating Nature’s Greatest Gift. The goal of their latest ad campaign, “…is to use Earth Day to get Americans to think more deeply about what it means to truly respect the Earth and creation....
First Holy Communion

Remembering San Jacinto

Monday I mentioned that April has this odd week of unfortunate events. I love that the “week” ends today – April 21. It used to be a day remembered and celebrated by all Texas schoolchildren as the Battle of San Jacinto.After the massacres at the Alamo and...