Why We Honor Mary

This Wednesday is the Feast of the Assumption of Mary where we honor our Mother being brought up into heaven. It’s a Holy Day of Obligation where just like Sunday we are required to go to mass. This post is serving as two things: 1) a reminder to go to mass sometime this Wednesday and…

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Learning to Live My Life Fully

So, I saw Momma Mia this weekend and as I expected it was absolutely phenomenal… Sadly, this is not a post about Momma Mia. This is about how I felt after watching it. After finishing that movie, I wanted to drop everything and go travel around the world. All of these characters are filled with…

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Feeling like Royalty

So my sister’s Bridal Shower was this weekend and in a typical feminine fashion I was freaking out about how I didn’t have anything to wear. I haven’t particularly been liking my closet lately and even with discovering what I love to wear and what works best with my body I don’t have a lot…

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Living A Faith of Do not Don’t

“Since love grows within you, so beauty grows. For love is the beauty of the soul” – St. Augustine My friend sent me this quote yesterday and I immediately fell in love with it. If you are friends with any philosophy majors (or simply go to Catholic U, which I highly recommend) then you will…

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Changing the Narrative of Isolation

Two days ago, I got caught up in Fr. Mike Schmitz Youtube Videos – as many do – and it was a major calling out that I really needed. I’ve been feeling pretty lonely recently. It’s the end of the school year, all my friends are leaving, I’m studying abroad in the fall, and I’m…

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Understanding Modesty as a Reminder of our True Femininity

Hey everyone! Posting on a Wednesday just like I promised. I know it’s been a while since I’ve really written about fashion or modesty and I apologize for that but I’m excited to share a new take on Theology of the Body that really opened my eyes to the importance of modesty and why it…

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His Commands are Not Burdensome

Last Sunday the second reading really stood out to me and I’ve been wanting to write about it ever since. Something about it spoke a truth into my heart that I had forgotten about for a while. I’ve written out the passage below: “Everyone who believes that Jesus is the Christ is born of God, and everyone who…

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