This post contains affiliate or associate links with several businesses (which means if you shop through the links, I earn a small commission). As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. I'm feeling called to make our family Easter baskets more "Catholic" this year. Since we will not be able to celebrate the traditional way that includes Mass, I see an … [Read more...] about My Favorite Catholic Easter Basket Gifts
This post contains affiliate or associate links with several businesses (which means if you shop through the links, I earn a small commission). As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. I have some wonderful news - there are so many options for your child and teen's Easter baskets that nurture faith and are totally trendy! Here are some suggestions for your child/tween and teen's … [Read more...] about Catholic Candy Free Easter Baskets
This post contains affiliate links. Please see my About Me page for more details. Whether you are the Godparent or sponsor; parent, grandparent, Aunt or Uncle . . . it's nice to get some new ideas for gifts around the Sacrament Season. This week I will be honored to stand as my niece's sponsor. Somehow she's going to high school next year! My how time flies. Being given the chance to stand as … [Read more...] about 21 Confirmation Gifts That Are Holy, Trendy and Look Great in Easter Baskets Too!
Lent is really a season that is more for adults than a child in preschool. However, as I journey on in this holy season, I often find that my faith can feel refreshed when looking through the eyes of a child. Although young children may not be able to grasp fully the Passion of Our Lord, they can certainly grasp loving God, being loved by Him and the concept of heaven. Here are some books to … [Read more...] about Prayer, Juice, and Skittles: Faith books for Littles
For years my husband and I longed to have children. When holidays came around, our desire for a family intensified. It didn't seem right for two adults to sit around dying Easter eggs. The absence of a child was, well . . .a downer. In our effort to keep our spirits high, my husband and I gave one another Easter baskets. And now, we have a child! And this year, finally . . . he's old enough to … [Read more...] about Prayer, Wine, Chocolate, Easter.
Like many Americans, my husband has diabetes. He has to give himself four needles a day and he only eats food that has sugar as a first ingredient when he is experiencing a "low". In my opinion, he is very compliant - but he is also a "foodie". Having this illness is a difficult cross for him to carry. My heart goes out to any one with the disease - or with a loved one who has it. Even though … [Read more...] about Men and Diabetics like Easter Baskets Too!