Barb Szyszkiewicz is a wife, mom, Secular Franciscan and freelance writer. Her three children range in age from middle school to college, and she enjoys writing, cooking, and reading. In her “free” time she volunteers at the school library and is a music minister at her parish. She is also an avid Notre Dame football and basketball fan. Barb blogs at FranciscanMom and shares her family’s favorite diabetic-friendly recipes at Cook and Count.
Paired with your favorite soup or salad, this quesadilla makes a great Lenten lunch or light dinner!
Take Catholic radio with you wherever you go with Relevant Radio; listen live or on-demand.
Use your iPad to its fullest potential as you learn more about the Mass with this stunning app by Dan Gonzalez.
If cold and snowy weather has you longing for a warmer climate, try this meatless meal that brings some sunshine to the table.
It’s our readers’ turn to share their favorite Meatless Friday recipes and traditions as we prepare for the season of Lent. Join our Meatless Friday Link Party!
You’ve heard of websites that randomly generate patron saints. The Franciscans have been doing this without technology for years! Barb Szyszkiewicz explains how it works.
Can’t get to the March for Life? The U.S. Bishops have an app that lets you join in prayer and sacrifice to promote the culture of life.
Quiche isn’t just a party food from the 80s—it’s a good way to get your protein. This meatless lunch dish can be made ahead and is easy to reheat.
If previous attempts at simplifying your home and life have failed, maybe you need better instructions. Barb Szyszkiewicz reviews Blessed by Less, a different take on clutter control.