Feast Days

Saints Perpetua and Felicity

I’ve always been drawn to St. Perpetua and St. Felicity, martyrs for the faith, but especially since becoming a mom. I’m just always inspired by their bravery and selflessness. Most of all, I am truly awe-struck at their incredible faith. The thought of having to die by being thrown in an arena with wild animals… Read More Saints Perpetua and Felicity

Feast Days

Ash Wednesday

I wanted to keep it simple today, but at the same time I’m still nursing and so I need to stay full. So, I decided to make a simple Tuscan lentil soup and homemade bread. I was blessed to have a friend over for dinner and she made a beautiful salad, as well. All in… Read More Ash Wednesday

Feast Days

Fat. Tuesday.

I didn’t make any fun Mardi Gra-themed food today, but I did want to indulge before fasting for lent. Since I’m nursing, I’m not exactly going to fast, but we will be making some (in my opinion, drastic!) sacrifices, like sweet, including chocolate! So I made a nice heart-un-healthy Italian sausage and tortellini in a… Read More Fat. Tuesday.