An Open Letter to the Catholic Church

Dear Catholic Church,I’ve been a Catholic since I was born. I made my first communion, confirmed, and then married in the same church. I said goodbye to my favorite grandfather and my mom at that church. That church was home. Maybe it’s because of my parents’ close connection to St. Pius, but no one will ever be as good a priest as Father Arturo....more
@HeelsandGrits   NO WAY! That is the coolest thing ever. I'm following @pontifex now too! I love ... more

An Open Letter to the Catholic Church

Dear Catholic Church,I’ve been a Catholic since I was born. I made my first communion, confirmed, and then married in the same church. I said goodbye to my favorite grandfather and my mom at that church. That church was home. Maybe it’s because of my parents’ close connection to St. Pius, but no one will ever be as good a priest as Father Arturo....more
@Kirsten Piccini Thanks so much! I appreciate it. It's such a hard conflict to reconcile. I am ... more

The Bushes are Just Regular People Like You and Me

The dedication of the George W. Bush Library last week was interesting, as there were five living presidents together -- both Republican and Democrat. BlogHer Just Jess in ATX attended the dedication in Dallas. She has an interesting perspective as a native Texan, the granddaughter of a JFK Democrat... and a proud Republican. Here's part of her observations:...more
@CherylByrd Thanks Cheryl! Everyone is so quick to judge and they forget that these political ... more