Book Review: If you love The Handmaid’s Tale…

For starters, if you love the HBO series The Handmaid's Tale then you really need to read the book by Margaret Atwood. But if you are already past that point then I have the next book for you: The Red Tent by Anita Diamond! Read more: Book Review! The Handmaid’s Tale The gist is that The [...]


A House Blessing & Tour

We recently had our house blessed by our priest and it's the first time I've seen this in person! It was so cool. For those of you who don't know, Catholics can get pretty much everything blessed! It doesn't mean that it's some magic that is guaranteed to ward off evil, but a house blessing [...]

Second Wedding Anniversary

So I am a sucker for lists and tradition (I'm sure being Catholic has something to do with Well our wedding anniversaries are no different! I have decided to sick to the traditional anniversary gift list first inspired by my grandmother's Emily Post Etiquette book. This month, we are celebrating our second wedding anniversary [...]

Summer Book Swap 2018

Each summer my husband and I pick a book out for each other that we have to read. It's a fun little tradition we have done every year we've been together (read HERE for information about our past summer book swaps). It really forces us out of our traditional literary comfort zone and provides common [...]