He Is Risen Indeed!

Happy Easter, dear friends! I hope you are still basking in the joy of the Resurrection. What an Easter season it’s been, and the church is just getting started. It all kicked off on Saturday evening, what the Church refers to as the Great Vigil in the Holy Night of Easter. For the first timeContinue reading “He Is Risen Indeed!”

An Umpteenth Note to Self: Don’t Take Mass for Granted

I’ve found that it is in these types of moments that I hunger more for Christ and His presence, when the opportunities are limited. And then I think to myself, why did I take being with Him for granted so many times? Not particularly in a guilt-ridden way, but moreso a humbling realization of why didn’t I take advantage of this incredible gift, this medicine of immortality, when I could have?

Tackling the Gallery Wall with Ease

The Perez household has been celebrating all day long. First, I can now say with confidence that James is officially potty trained. The entire process, which included bouts of starting and stopping, was a long and arduous one. My husband and I learned in recent weeks, based on James’ advances, that he was simply notContinue reading “Tackling the Gallery Wall with Ease”

Our Home That Tells a Story

Our house is typically most uncluttered after the kids go down for the night. Depending on how tired we are by evening, and if the kids don’t clean up before bedtime, the house may remain disheveled. Dishes, pots & pans may even get stacked up in the sink or on the counters. Deep down whatContinue reading “Our Home That Tells a Story”