You see, evangelization is not the same as proselytization – “inducing someone to convert to one's faith”. When we try and force others to listen to and agree with our point of view or beliefs that isn’t
Do you need some motivation and inspiration to tackle those household “chores”? Here are five quotes from holy people who did their own housework and survived long enough to share a holy approach towards the things in
Erika Marie reviews 101 Tips for a Happier Marriage: Simple Ways for Couples to Grow Closer to God and to Each Other by Jennifer Roback Morse and Betsy Kerekes of The Ruth Institute.
Tis the season to be blah. Erika Marie shares ten tips for beating the winter blues.
Here are some New Year's resolutions that might help you "loosen" up and focus on others instead of you.
Going to Mass with young children can be challenging, to say the least. Here are 7 strategies to help you survive Mass when you're the one taking the kids.
It's true: Erika Marie is dreaming of a Christmas with a lot less toys. She shares some ideas for making this happen and asks you to chime in with your ideas.
Erika Marie offers quick -- yet effective -- tips for confident parenting in an age of conflict.
Last month, I posed a question to our Catholic Mom community, asking how you and your families serve God as a family with young children. We received great responses and suggestions that have inspired me and hopefully
Do you ever wonder if you are doing enough to serve God? Do we really go into the whole world and proclaim the gospel to every creature? How can we do more to be “family missionaries” in
This month we dedicated a special day to honor fathers. It’s the one time a year fatherhood is acknowledged and celebrated publicly. Dads get kind of a crappy deal when it comes to attention and appreciation. Father’s
Summer break is just around the corner or has already started for some. While I’m thankful for the upcoming rest from the business of school and I look forward to some extra time with the kids, part
“Go into the whole world and proclaim the gospel to every creature.” (Mark 16:15) In many ways, the Internet has opened many doors for new evangelization opportunities. Bringing the message of Christ to The Worldwide Public Square
Are you chronically jealous of other moms? If so, you may be suffering from Mom Jealousy. Mom Jealousy is a common maternal syndrome especially experienced by new moms but all moms can struggle with it at some
I know Lent has already begun but I thought I’d go ahead and share what I’ve decided to do for this penitentiary season. I find it’s good to mix things up by making a list of things