Indeed, mama knows


FacebookTwitterLinkedInPinterestPrintE-mail It’s been too long since we’ve talked about an undiscovered gem. Let me remedy that by telling you about a new favorite corner of the internet, a blog called Mama Knows, Honeychild. I have this habit of throwing blogs onto my Feedly account very quickly. I see something that looks good, click that little… [Continue Reading]

This ain’t the Lyceum

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FacebookTwitterLinkedInPinterestPrintE-mail I was sitting here crying laughing as I read one of my favorite blogs, and that reminded me that it’s been a while since I’ve done an undiscovered gems post where I highlight an awesome new-to-me blogger. Without further ado, allow me to direct you to This Ain’t the Lyceum! I first discovered Kelly through… [Continue Reading]

Why are you reading this blog when you could be reading Camp Patton?

Camp Patton, the reason God gave us mommyblogs

FacebookTwitterLinkedInPinterestPrintE-mail I‘m still in the land of Can’t Deal over here, which is good news for you since my inability to form words with my keyboard* has prompted me to do another undiscovered gems** post where I enlighten you about internet awesomeness of which you may have been heretofore unaware. Today’s gem: Camp Patton! I don’t… [Continue Reading]

The Fulwiler Awards for Awesomeness in Blogging


FacebookTwitterLinkedInPinterestPrintE-mail Wow! Thank you, thank you, thank you for the votes in the Catholic New Media Awards! I sincerely appreciate it. I was shocked when I saw that I got Best Written Blog, Most Spiritual Blog, Best Blog by a Woman, and People’s Choice Blog. No pressure though. It’s only fair to note that some… [Continue Reading]

A blog about prayer, poverty and the unexpected joys of the Christian life


FacebookTwitterLinkedInPinterestPrintE-mail Today I’m guest posting over at my friend Abigail’s blog, writing about her birth story and the lessons about fear and anxiety that we can all take away from it. You can read it here. While I’m at it, I figured I might as well introduce you to her blog, since it’s one of… [Continue Reading]

Undiscovered Gems: Take the Poor With You

FacebookTwitterLinkedInPinterestPrintE-mail A post from the Undiscovered Gems series Every now and then I like to highlight a favorite “undiscovered gem” blog to introduce my readers to one of my favorite tucked-away corners of the internet. The one I’ve chosen this time is Take the Poor With You, a wonderful blog that I’ve been reading for… [Continue Reading]

Undiscovered Gems: Betty Duffy

FacebookTwitterLinkedInPinterestPrintE-mail All my brainpower is going to Christmas cards today, so here’s another blog I wanted to share as part of my Undiscovered Gems series: Betty Duffy has become one of those blogs that makes me smile every time Google Reader tells me it’s been updated. You just never know what you’re going to get… [Continue Reading]

Undiscovered gems: The Philosopher Mom

FacebookTwitterLinkedInPinterestPrintE-mail The first blog I want to introduce you to for my Undiscovered Gems series is The Philosopher Mom. I just love the way she shares her extensive knowledge of philosophy and theology and makes it all relevant to the everyday life of a mom. Her blog first became a favorite when she did a… [Continue Reading]

Undiscovered Gems

FacebookTwitterLinkedInPinterestPrintE-mail I‘m going to start a completely sporadic series of posts where I highlight some of my favorite “undiscovered gem” blogs, i.e. blogs that have excellent content but that might not be considered big in terms of having tons of traffic. (The random criteria I came up with to define “undiscovered” is if it has… [Continue Reading]