Hi there! I want to continue with my series on ethical fashion by sharing some tips & tricks that I’ve found helpful when it comes to ethical shopping. It can be a bit overwhelming to commit to this lifestyle change, so I wanted to share some things that have made it easier and more practical … More Slow Fashion Tips & Tricks
“Blessed are those who are persecuted for righteousness sake, for theirs is the kingdom of Heaven.” Matthew 5:10-12 So, here’s the thing. I don’t want to write this post. It’s not fun for me, and it’s not really pleasant for anyone. I like for this space to be a place where I can share the … More Blessed are the Persecuted
“Perhaps we are out of line with the rest of society, to which I say – Good. So were the abolitionists, so were the civil rights marchers, so were the martyrs in Rome, and the Jews in Egypt. Righteousness doesn’t have to be popular, it just has to be righteous.” -Ben Shapiro’s words from the … More Make America Pro-Life Again
I’ve heard the expression that sometimes people come into our lives for a reason. I feel the same way about Saints. Sometimes, we feel drawn to certain Saints based on our circumstances or a connection we share. More often than not, I think Saints choose us. I think sometimes they feel a connection with us … More Saint Stories: Elizabeth Ann Seton
Happy New Year, friends! The start of a new year is so exciting—I love all of the possibilities that come with a fresh beginning. For many years I came up with lists of way too many resolutions that I would have loved to keep, but most of them never stuck. Last year I only made … More A New Year + An Ethical Fashion Resolution
Happy Gaudete Sunday, my friends! This is a really special day in the liturgical year as we are reminded that the birth of Christ is quickly approaching. While we’ve been renovating our farmhouse and decorating for Christmas, I’ve also been feeling a huge pull to do some deep cleaning in my own heart and soul … More WWJD?
“For this child I have prayed, and the Lord has granted the desires of my heart.” 1 Samuel 1:27 We are so excited to share our big news with you, baby Ocello is on the way! We are about 13 weeks along and due June 17, 2019. We feel truly blessed this Christmas season. We … More Merry Christmas from the Ocello’s + Some BIG News!