Look Me In The Eye…or…maybe not.

Merry Christmas! Your Child is Autistic! When my son was a toddler I remember looking at my husband and saying, “You know, if I didn’t initiate interaction with Max, I don’t think he would ever try and talk to me.”  It was true. Lomax, my son, could sit for hours stacking a line of blocks […]

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The Power of a Hokey WWJD Bracelet

I have a confession to make… back in the day I thought believing in God was silly. Actually, not only silly but seriously uncool.  I used to make fun of this man I worked with for wearing a, “What Would Jesus Do?”  bracelet. Given the guy most days wanted to use my head as a […]

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Musings On Gregorian Chant

Recently I read a post which expressed a deep longing for a return to past Catholic rituals — one being Gregorian chant. I agreed and realized I had come full circle as long before I came to God, or the Catholic faith, I loved listening to Gregorian Chants. Like many other people in the 90’s […]

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Baptism — A Friendship Bracelet With God

Last night I had the privilege of listening to my eight year old daughter try to explain to her cousins what was going to happen to her sister and brother tomorrow at their baptism, “Well,” she said, “It is like making a friendship bracelet with God, you have all your beads on a string but […]

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The Bright Side of the Dark Side or The Hostess With The Mostess

I want to tell you a dark little secret of mine: about half way through the week I get excited that Sunday is coming when I get to attend Mass and eat the flesh and drink the blood… of Christ. What do you think about that morose vampire loving, all black wearing, twilight reading goths […]

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A FS Reader’s Response —”We are awake at last and winning!”

Amen Praise The Lord Hallelujah! My internet is working again! I have spent the last day and a half trying to make posts from my iPhone and it was a big fail! I felt lonely without a voice to talk to you all. I realized how much I look forward to sharing my faith with […]

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