Every year has its ups and downs, fantastic moments and those moments that you wish were over the second they began. I am not overly sentimental but this was personally a big year for my husband and I, so I figured now would be a good time to reminisce. Favorite Teaching Moment At the end [...]
So my godmother and her family are staying at my house while we are in Mexico (perfect house swapping time!) and she asked me to come up with some cool things for them to do while in Central Florida that totally avoids Disney & Universal. Well that made me realize this would be the perfect [...]
Today is the Immaculate Conception, a Catholic holy day of obligation, and I have really wanted to step up my liturgical living so step 1 is attending mass on these days. Additionally, the Immaculate Conception has kind of become a "Wear a Veil to Mass Day." There are parish social media ads for women to [...]
I'm not really a fan of #blessed because most of the times is seems super fake but today I have to give in. I have felt so blessed this year even though there were so many painful moments in between. So here is my top five #blessed for this past year! Husband is always #1. [...]
A book review for China in Ten Words by Yu Hua.
I was struggling a lot this past year to find a work/life balance. I was burning out fast, tired, grumpy, and overworked but I didn't know what to do besides leave my job. I did eventually move to a new school but I knew that these problems could crop up again if I was not [...]
So while on my Religious Worlds on New York summer program I opted to stay in the dorms at the Union Theological Seminary choosing the cheapest option ... which meant I was sharing a bathroom. Butttttt I didn't realize it was a hall bathroom (totally different from what I was expecting when I heard the [...]