Baby, DIY

Homemade Gripe Water

  When my son was 6 week old, a visitor came to our house. This visitor was intrusive, uninvited, and irritated my son beyond belief. Nothing we did would make this visitor leave. I’m talking about the dreaded colic. Colic was a condition I didn’t deal with when my daughter was a baby. But, boy did… Read More Homemade Gripe Water

Baby, DIY, Health, Recipes

Homemade Baby Food

Making your own baby food is simple and economical. Using fresh produce, grains, and lean meats can make delicious and nutritious baby foods for your baby and save money on prepackaged baby food. Plus, DIY baby food allows your baby the opportunity to eat the same food as the rest of the family.

DIY, Family, Social Issues, Virtue

Blessing Bags

“To love God and neighbor is not something abstract, but profoundly concrete: it means seeing in every person and face of the Lord to be served, to serve him concretely.” (Pope Francis, Address during Visit at the Homeless Shelter “Dona Di Maria,” 5/21/13) If you are anything like me, you may always feel obligated to… Read More Blessing Bags