One EASY step to take everyday in order to grow in humility. Entire article available at www.dianadivulges.com (an HONEST catholic blog)
Books, Faith

One Easy Way to Grow in Humility: Why You Should Stop Apologizing

In mass one day, as I was praying about something completely unrelated, an idea popped into my head: I needed to write about the humility-- the gift-- of being disliked. I was stumped! What do you mean, Holy Spirit? How could being disliked be a gift? I didn't know. The opinions of others have always preoccupied… Continue reading One Easy Way to Grow in Humility: Why You Should Stop Apologizing

10 books every Catholic woman should read (includes links to 12 books to read when considering Catholicism & a comprehensive list for those wanting to get better at apologetics). Lists available at dianadivulges.com (an HONEST Catholic blog)
Books, Faith

The 10 Best Catholic Books for Learning About the Faith

Note: Pictures are links. Click the cover to shop the book. I Believe in Love: Based on the teachings of St. Therese, this is a great book I've read about 20 times (seriously). I like to take my time and pray with the short passages. A great option for Catholic women who struggle with not… Continue reading The 10 Best Catholic Books for Learning About the Faith

Books, Faith

From Atheist to Catholic: My Conversion

I grew up "Catholic." Catholic is in quotes because I'm not sure that the Church would agree that what I was doing (or, more accurately, what I was not doing) was Catholic at all. I received the sacraments and went to mass only because I attended a Catholic school where those things were part of our curriculum. I… Continue reading From Atheist to Catholic: My Conversion

Books, Miscellanous

Friday Freak Out: Things to Buy Edition

We haven't been watching TV and that has made for a (relatively) peaceful home. I know that sounds crazy and unattainable, but it's not and you should totally try it! Trust me, it's doable and, more importantly, it's worth it. I've been waking up at 5 AM to get my prayer time in and it's… Continue reading Friday Freak Out: Things to Buy Edition

Books, Miscellanous, Pregnancy

Catch Up Session

I haven't written in a while. I usually use this blog as a type of therapy, but I haven't been much in need of therapy lately (surprising, right?). A lot is going on in the Vallette household, though, and I thought I would catch you guys up. I'm 30 weeks pregnant (woah!) and I have been… Continue reading Catch Up Session