Faith

Cross Catholic Outreach: Food, Shelter, and Hope to the Poorest of the Poor

Today at Mass we had a guest priest, Fr. James Quinlan.  Priests are generally impressive, at least to me, but this guy was definitely special.  He had a strong, clear voice and caught my attention, causing me to desire to hang on his every word. He was visiting from overseas, where for the past six… Continue reading Cross Catholic Outreach: Food, Shelter, and Hope to the Poorest of the Poor

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Homeschooling

Use Living Books to Teach Science

When I was taught science, I remember getting handed a non-fiction, incredibly dry, fact-filled book and asked to pull information from that book so that I could then create a diorama or a project explaining what I "knew."  Unfortunately, that knowledge would leave my brain as soon as that unit was over.  There was nothing… Continue reading Use Living Books to Teach Science

Fitness

Jumpstarting Change: Shaun Week

Why do I love Beachbody on Demand?  For $99/year I get every Beachbody program, including the new releases, and it's all digital. While I am loving my current yoga and walking routine, (Boho Beautiful has taken me to a new place with my yoga practice) I was feeling like I needed a challenge that would… Continue reading Jumpstarting Change: Shaun Week

Personal Growth

Consistency: the Key to Personal Growth

Consistency.  Lately this word has been leaving my lips more often than usual.  I'm a new R&F customer and while perusing my friend's VIP page, I noticed a discussion regarding usage and the necessity of being consistent in order to the get desired effect.  That made me think back to my Beachbody days and how you can sell… Continue reading Consistency: the Key to Personal Growth