Free Catholic Printable Valentines!

  So… our co-op is having a Valentine’s Day party¬†tomorrow–or, rather, joining the multi-co-op St. Valentine’s Day party, complete with valentine exchange, cupcakes, snacks, and crafts. And sixty kids!! Sixty kids–my kids will be in heaven. Me? All I can see are the dozens of cupcakes to bake, the crafts to make, and the bazillions… More Free Catholic Printable Valentines!

Easy Weeknight Dinner: Tuna Tomato Pasta

Here’s one I “invented” (i.e., googled and tinkered) out of desperation one night before grocery day with nearly-empty cupboards. (You know, that “nearly-empty” kind of cupboard stuffed with cans of all sorts of nutritious substances you thought really important to stock up on… once upon a time.) But with a scant half-hour before Daddy gets… More Easy Weeknight Dinner: Tuna Tomato Pasta

Mary, our Mother

A beautiful reflection, even a prayer, on the Mary as our Immaculate Mother, shining with Christ’s own pure light, by St. Maximilian Kolbe: So you, my child, must love her as your mother with all the generosity of your heart. She loved you enough to sacrifice God’s Son for you. In the Annunciation she welcomed… More Mary, our Mother

Weeknight Staple Recipes: Greater Tuna Salad on Cranberry Whole-wheat Bread

Lately, we’ve been trying to live both more healthily AND more frugally (and besides, we’re totally broke and can’t afford to do anything else! lol). My husband has had great results with a low-carb diet (that is, a diet low in carbs, not a crazy-strict system of food denial), I think largely due to his… More Weeknight Staple Recipes: Greater Tuna Salad on Cranberry Whole-wheat Bread

Best weeknight throw-together meal ever: Easy Stir-Fry Recipe

I haven’t posted here in ages, so I’ll make it short and sweet to encourage myself about how easy it is! Tonight I had an amazing experience, which happens to me so rarely (culinary success!) that I thought the whole internet should know. I was overtired, my hub was stuck in traffic as usual, and… More Best weeknight throw-together meal ever: Easy Stir-Fry Recipe