Learning to love a bit stronger on social media – Special Books by Special Kids


I’m am not very tech savvy and probably never will be, so I rely on my children to let me know when they discover something that just needs to be shared and that happened yesterday….

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Getting ready for Lent


As we look to enter into the wilderness with Jesus for the next 40 Days, check out this well-written (short) article on getting ready for Lent over at Patheos: Having a Plan for Lent

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New Embroidered Polos


NEW LITTLE FLOWERS POLOS! With our new Little Flower Logo we welcome a beautiful new Little Flower embroidered polo shirt! These beautiful white polos complement the Blessed Mother Blue sashes and vests perfectly! Your Little…

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Happy Feast of St. Brigid


With a Brigid of my own, I have a real love for this holy lady. I was pregnant with her while on a family vacation to Ireland which was lovely. We visited castles, pubs and…

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Please, please trouble the Teacher – It is what He is waiting for


I’ve spent today thinking hard about today’s reading, Mark 5:21-43, which has not one but two healings. First, we have the woman with the hemorrhages for 12 years but she still reaches out to be healed….

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Doing good for God – as a Wife and Mom


Today is the memorial for St. Marianne Cope, one of my Top 20 favorite saints. It might be because she was one of 10 children as am I. Her family emigrated from Germany to make…

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Join us for the March for Life!


Join us on January 19, 2018 in Washington DC as Little Flowers Girls’ Club, Blue Knights Boys’ Club and Their Families MARCH FOR LIFE! If you are interested in Marching with your group or family…

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25th Anniversary Badge Contest!


In September of 1993, a group of moms and daughters came together for the first Little Flowers Girls’ Club meeting in the front room of a row house in Baltimore City. Rachel Watkins, mother of…

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Changing up Ordinary Time with some new prayers


The poinsettias are gone from my church, the candles have returned to their usual spots on the altar and Fr. is wearing green. So, despite the snow on the ground which always reminds me of…

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Did you make any resolutions? I’m reading more –


The arrival of ordinary time has me re-thinking my resolutions. Yes, I am one of those people who usually makes a grocery list of resolutions of what I would like to change up, change out…

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