Maria Clairvaux’s Birth Story

Maria Clairvaux’s Birth Story

Dear friend, Our little Maria is here and I am so thankful to God for the gift of her life! Even with all my faults and weaknesses God has given me two beautiful souls to raise as their mother. I am often humbled by the fact that God entrusts these children to me even though [...]

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Announcing the Birth of Maria Clairvaux

Announcing the Birth of Maria Clairvaux

My dear friends, We are so excited to announce the birth of our baby girl, Maria Clairvaux! She was born on a Thursday at 1:52am weighing 6lbs 6oz. She is just a little peanut and such a gift to our family. Since giving birth to our second child I have already realized how unique each [...]

Lent – May the heart of Jesus make you holy not as you want but as He desires

My dear friends, Lent begins in just a few days and I have been pondering for some time what I should do this Lent. I have been asking myself the questions, “What is keeping me from deepening my relationship with Jesus? What is causing me to harden my heart and turn to the idols of [...]

Advent Traditions

Advent Traditions

My dear friends, Advent is a wonderful time, isn’t it? We have the opportunity to prepare for the great joy of Jesus Christ being born into the world with the rest of the Catholic Church. Growing up my family had certain traditions that we did for “the season of Christmas,” which was actually the season [...]