BUY MY BOOK NOW!

Because all of a sudden, it's in stock!!!!!!!!!!!!Buy The Sinner's Guide to Natural Family Planning straight from the publisher, Our Sunday Visitoror from Amazon.  I just happened to go the page and realized it was in stock! It says there are only 19 copies left!If you were darling enough to pre-order my book a month ago, it should be winging its way to you very soon!Good heavens! … [Read more...]

Like Patheos Catholic on Facebook!

Patheos Catholic LogoCLICK HERE TO "LIKE" PATHEOS CATHOLIC ON FACEBOOK

Seven Quick Takes: Tab Dump

WordPress is being extra special today and won't let me upload any images, so you will just have to imagine that peppy yellow 7 Quick Takes logo here. When I banned reading at the table, my kids used to do dramatic readings of condiment labels.  The mustard was the best.Sadly, the length of a mustard label is about as long as I am able to sustain my attention while I'm reading, lately.  If you have but attention the size of a mustard label, then that is not very good.  It means t … [Read more...]

Like Patheos Catholic on Facebook!

Patheos Catholic LogoCLICK HERE TO "LIKE" PATHEOS CATHOLIC ON FACEBOOK

Temporary womb transplants?

Wow - not sure what to think about this: Nine women in Sweden have successfully received transplanted wombs donated from relatives and will soon try to become pregnant, the doctor in charge of the pioneering project has revealed.The women were born without a uterus or had it removed because of cervical cancer. Most are in their 30s and are part of the first major experiment to test whether it's possible to transplant wombs into women so they can give birth to their own children. The … [Read more...]

Like Patheos Catholic on Facebook!

Patheos Catholic LogoCLICK HERE TO "LIKE" PATHEOS CATHOLIC ON FACEBOOK

At the Register: Benedict’s Peculiar Record on Pedophile Priests

As long as old lies keep circulating, we have to keep the truth circulating. … [Read more...]

Like Patheos Catholic on Facebook!

Patheos Catholic LogoCLICK HERE TO "LIKE" PATHEOS CATHOLIC ON FACEBOOK

Terrible craft my little kids absolutely love

A nice way to add some color to a house full of people who are pretty much tired of brown, white, brownish white, and black.  This is one of those crafts that is easy, but you have to not give a crap about your furniture or clothes.Step 1:  sit on a bunch of coffee filters to flatten them.  Irene, 4, notes that this step is important, "although it's a little bit vulgar." Step 2:  drip some water on them.Step 3:  drip food coloring on them.  You may also do food coloring first, and then w … [Read more...]

Like Patheos Catholic on Facebook!

Patheos Catholic LogoCLICK HERE TO "LIKE" PATHEOS CATHOLIC ON FACEBOOK

Is there something wrong with me

. . . that I do not find this irritating at all?It sounds like a cross between one of those nutty medieval instruments -- what is it called, a flageoblat or something --  and those straw kazoos we used to make.  You know how to do that, right?  Just bite down on the end of a plastic drinking straw to flatten it, cut the corners off to make a "reed" to vibrate against itself, and blow hard.  Yeah, like this:With some experimentation, you can figure out where to cut holes to play an … [Read more...]

Like Patheos Catholic on Facebook!

Patheos Catholic LogoCLICK HERE TO "LIKE" PATHEOS CATHOLIC ON FACEBOOK

At the Register: Ten ways to raise pro-life kids

. . . without having to get off your hiney and go out in the horrible, freezing cold. … [Read more...]

Like Patheos Catholic on Facebook!

Patheos Catholic LogoCLICK HERE TO "LIKE" PATHEOS CATHOLIC ON FACEBOOK