Finding Quiet Moments Amidst the Bustle
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Finding Quiet Moments Amidst the Bustle

As the holiday season unfolds, finding moments of quiet becomes a challenging pursuit for families seeking respite from the joyful chaos. Amid the hustle and bustle of holiday preparations and decorating, carving out quiet moments becomes not just a luxury but a necessity for families to remain connected. Start by designating specific times for technology-free…

The Tradition of the Nativity Scene
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The Tradition of the Nativity Scene

In the heart of many homes, a cherished tradition unfolds each Advent season—the setting up of a nativity scene, or as it is traditionally called a creche. Originating in 13th-century Italy, often credited to Saint Francis of Assisi, this beloved tradition has since spread worldwide, becoming a symbol of the true essence of Christmas. As…

Unique Family Traditions for Thanksgiving
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Unique Family Traditions for Thanksgiving

As Thanksgiving approaches, many families eagerly anticipate the joyous tradition of coming together to give thanks. While the classic turkey feast and pumpkin pie are staples, some families have embraced unique Thanksgiving Day traditions that go beyond the ordinary, placing a special emphasis on spending quality time as a family and acknowledging God’s goodness in…

3 Prayers for Deceased Family Members
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3 Prayers for Deceased Family Members

During the month of November, we remember all of the Saints who have gone before us to light the way to Eternal Life. We also remember those amongst our own families and friends who have passed away in hope of salvation. Here are three prayers for deceased family members and friends that we can pray…

Teaching Our Children to Pray to the Archangels
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Teaching Our Children to Pray to the Archangels

At the end of September, we celebrate two very special feast days, the Feast of the Archangels and the Guardian Angels. We can teach our children about angels at a very young age and share the great help that they are. The Archangels are also wonderful allies that may guide us to discern God’s will…