lent

Peace Be With You

This is a repost from last year. I’m giving up the same thing for Lent this year, and thought I’d share about it again. Are you giving anything up for Lent? How do you recenter and reflect on your life? So today marks the beginning of Lent. A day where many of us will be […]

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Lenten Update

Today marks the first day of the Triduum (that’s Catholic talk for the three days before Easter Sunday), and I thought I’d share an update on my Lenten sacrifice this year (which was giving myself an earlier bedtime). I was really great about sticking to my early(ish) bedtime…until I went on my little Craftcation…and there […]

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No More Mrs. Night Owl

We’re about halfway through Lent now, and I’ve kept to my word on going to bed early. Before Ash Wednesday, I was in a downward night-owl/grumpy-morning-mama spiral. Giving myself an actual bedtime (11pm), instead of staying up until I could barely crawl to bed (or out of it in the morning), has made an enormous […]

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Be the Change

So today marks the beginning of Lent. A day where many of us will be giving up sweets or social media, setting aside more time for prayer or a coin jar for almsgiving. In the past our family has done things like giving up t.v., or adding a daily family prayer time. This year I’ll […]

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