10 Reasons I Know I’m Absolutely Not a Super Mom (Podcast #20)

10 Reasons I Know I'm Absolutely Not a Super Mom. Listen to this short podcast episode to feel encouraged in your journey through imperfect motherhood.

Sometimes, it seems like there is just such enormous pressure to be a super mom.  You should be a cheerful and creative mother, a loving and, um, loving wife, an excellent and efficient keeper of your home, and be able to do all of the awesome projects you see on Pinterest.  It's easy to get … [Read more...]

Religious Valentine Cards for Kids {Free Printable}

Bible verse valentine card printable

I love Valentine's Day.  Not so much because I love the romantic version of the day.  I love the kids' parties and all the little valentines.  It was always one of my favorite school parties.  When we were exclusively homeschooling, I even started a St. Valentine's Day party in our homeschool group. … [Read more...]

Saint Agnes Printables and Worksheet Packet

Free 15-Page Saint Agnes Printable Worksheet Packet

The feast day of Saint Agnes is coming up on January 21st, so she seemed like a great saint to feature in this month's Saints Printables Packet.  January's packet is a 15-page packet with pages themed around St. Agnes, plus a sweet little lamb.The appropriate ages for this packet varies.  I … [Read more...]

How to Become a Better Cook Through Practice {Podcast Episode 18}

How to Become a Better Cook Through Practice (and How to Know What You Should and Shouldn't Be Practicing On)

If you struggle in the kitchen, it can be hard to even know where to start when you're trying to learn how to be a better cook and baker.  I have some suggestions for what you should and shouldn't do as you work toward more kitchen proficiency in this week's six minute episode of the Real Life at … [Read more...]

Real Life at Home: A Review of 2014

Real Life at Home: A 2014 Review of Posts and Happenings on the Site

It was kind of a crazy year in my blogging life in 2014.  I had three blogs at the beginning of the year (Many Little Blessings, The Homeschool Classroom, and Catholic Mothers Online) that had been around for many years, and then had just started a brand new one, Catholic Printables Online.  I had … [Read more...]