Haunted Halloween Home Tour 2022 {Exterior}

Welcome, foolish mortals, to our 2022 haunted Halloween tour! The frights and delights start before you’ve even entered the house, with pumpkins and spiders and ghosts out front. Large spiders can be found at Michael’s or Target. We just replaced this guy last year, but his predecessor lasted many years. The Jack o Lanterns are… Read More

Being Catholic {John’s Confirmation Celebration}

After John’s confirmation mass, we filled our home with guests that love John, and we broke bread over a menu of John’s favorites. I had hoped to have the party outside in the courtyard under the twinkle lights, but it rained all day. My parents and my bestie worked tirelessly to help pick up tables… Read More

Being Catholic {John’s Confirmation Mass}

Last October we had the great honor and joy of celebrating John’s sacrament of confirmation. The Catholic Church views confirmation as a sacrament instituted by Jesus Christ. It confers the gifts of the Holy Spirit upon the recipient. John prepared for confirmation for three years, including prayer, studies and retreats. The seven gifts bestowed upon… Read More