• 36. Happy Birthday to YOU

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    Your life is worth celebrating! Happy birthday to you! Listen to this if you need a reminder of your worth on your birthday (or even if it’s not your birthday). 

  • 35. Catholic Life Coach Christina Brown

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    Catholic life coach Christina Brown is here! We talk about her journey to becoming a Catholic life coach, the effect it’s had on how she views the world, why our goal isn’t to be happy all the time, why intentionality and spontaneity aren’t opposites, and how she schedules out her week to integrate her six […]

  • 34. A Chat with Catholic Health Coach Jessica Castillo

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    Catholic health coach Jessica Castillo is on the line! We talk about her conversion to Catholicism, her time in the military (she is so brave!), the integration of our physical health with our spiritual and mental health, the role of virtues in our health journey, and the power of being intentional in our food choices. […]

  • 29 Going on 30

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    I was 12 the first time I saw 13 Going on Thirty. For all my fellow 90s babies, please tell me I’m not the only one who remembered the main character, Jenna, saying she couldn’t wait to be “thirty, flirty, and thriving.”

  • Enter my Good Books Giveaway

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    Novelist Amy Schisler and I are teaming up to do a giveaway of our books!

  • 33. The Lego Church Project & Living with a Disability ft. John Kraemer

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    Maybe you’ve seen his creations – a full Catholic church made out of legos! If not, you’re in for a treat. John Kraemer, the creator of the Lego Church Project, joins me to talk about how he uses his gifts to glorify God and how no matter our state in life, we can all do […]

  • Stock the Shelves

    A friend of mine who’s a librarian told me that there’s more libraries in the U.S. than McDonalds’. I thought that was pretty cool because it seems I can’t drive anywhere without seeing a Mickey D’s. Even cooler, we all can have a say in which books our local libraries carry.

  • 32. Motherhood, Suffering, & Business ft. Madeleine Karako from Zelie Crafts

    In my return episode, I’m talking to Madeleine Karako, the creator of Zelie Crafts. We chat about running a business while being a mom, making sense of suffering (including a tragic story about her midwife), and the amazing story of St. Zelie, who inspired Madeleine’s business. 

  • 17+ Ways to Support Catholic Fiction & The Authors Who Write It

    Matthew Kelly says “we become the books we read.” So don’t we want to read fiction with virtue? If you’re searching for great Catholic fiction, it is out there. I promise! Here are seventeen ways you can support Catholic fiction and the authors who create it.

  • 3 Ways Catholics Can Help Ukraine

    A picture may be worth a thousand words, but the brutal images coming out of Ukraine reveal a thousand-fold broken hearts. It’s natural to feel helpless, as if we all can do is cry. But there are things we can do to help, even if we’re not called to fly to Eastern Europe to help […]