Setting Spiritual Goals

Setting Spiritual Goals

January is a natural time of beginnings and I get energized at the possibilities of the New Year. I clean, organize, and make goals. It’s crazy because by the end of the year, I feel like I’m failing and am back in survival mode again. But then I get excited...
Meeting God Over Coffee

Meeting God Over Coffee

A friend I don’t see often invited me for a coffee date via text.  My first thought when I saw her message was, “I really don’t have time.  I’m just so busy.”  My fingers began to type back a message declining the...
Trunk or Treat Ideas

Trunk or Treat Ideas

Everyone’s heard of bobbing for apples, but at our annual parish Trunk or Treat we go bobbing for donuts. Trunk or Treats are growing in popularity, providing communities an opportunity to blend trick or treating – among decorated cars – with a Fall Festival....
Dorm Move in Tips

Dorm Move in Tips

Shelly with our parents at Dorm Move-In 1988 Moving in to the dorms is a huge step for our young adults. Who am I kidding. It’s a HUGE step for us moms. I remember when we moved Shelly, my sister, into the dorms at Sam Houston State University. She is the oldest in...