Category: Church + Children

  • Church Quiet Books

    Church Quiet Books

    When board books and the contents of mom’s purse weren’t quite cutting it during Mass to keep our then 18 month old engaged, I decided to create a quiet book to help her (and my husband and I) remain calm during our weekly church services.  After using it successfully for 3 years and another child, […]

  • Re-framing St. Valentine’s Day

    Re-framing St. Valentine’s Day

    While Valentine’s Day may seem like just another “Hallmark Holiday” (has anyone outside of the Midwest ever heard of “Sweetest Day?!”), the day does have religious and historical significance.  Here are some interesting tidbits: There is no one St. Valentine.  In fact, there were both a priest and a bishop named Valentine, and both men […]