August 18th, 2009

Raphael’s Triumph

Raphael’s reaching milestones this summer. Come read the details at Faith & Family Live.

August 8th, 2009

Free Stuff from NASA for Homeschoolers

From Maureen Wittmann at Homeschool Connections:

Last week Domenico Ruggiero gave an awesome webinar on his work at NASA. It was a wonderful learning experience for my family. The great news is that the webinar was recorded and you can watch it yourself at: One Small Step for Parents, One Giant Leap for Homeschool Kids: Insights from a NASA Engineer.

PLUS, Domenico arranged with NASA to give away all kinds

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August 7th, 2009

Fun for the Weekend

Playing With Your Food.

July 10th, 2009

Modesty at Mass

I hate “modesty” articles.

I hate the preachy “church lady” voice I hear in my head as I read most of them.

But lo and behold!

Benjamin Wiker has managed to write an article on modesty at Mass that is sensitive, entertaining, practical, and inspiring — all at once!

InsideCatholic.com – Don’t Wear that Mini to Mass.

May 13th, 2009

FDA = Genius

Popular cereal is a drug, US food watchdog says.

Arrest me now. Apparently, I’ve weaned all my babies on … drugs!

May 13th, 2009

Likely more than you wanted to know

InsideCatholic.com – The Hidden Hand behind Bad Catholic Music.

Probably more than you ever wanted to know about the secrets behind bad Catholic music, but a VERY interesting read. At least for this mom who found herself singing the most ridiculous lyrics last weekend — I won’t even blog them. But believe me, they were ridiculous.

Oh, of course you believe me.

May 9th, 2009

Pregnant Again?

Building Cathedrals:: Pride and Pregnancy

Worth reading: AWOL Mommy shares the ways in which pride and vanity can be obstacles to embracing new life. The happy ending is the joy and freedom you feel when you finally do!

May 7th, 2009

National Day of Prayer

Trying out Press This — Look at me, I can post from anywhere on the Internet — thank you WordPress!

National Day of Prayer: National Catholic Register

Very interesting to read the differences between an Obama administration and a Bush administration when it comes to a National Day of Prayer.