Favorite Links

Catholic Parenting
Catholic Mom
Catholic Nursing Moms League
Couple to Couple League/Natural Family Planning
Family Honor
Natural Family Planning International

Healthy Living, Recipes, & Homemaking
Catholic Cuisine
Cook’s Illustrated
Cooking Light
Fly Lady
Food Court (my online recipe file – still very much a work in progress)
Kitchen Stewardship
My Real Hunger

Natural & Mindful Parenting
Aha! Parenting
API Speaks
The Bradley Method of Natural Childbirth
Kellymom: Breastfeeding & Parenting
Mothering.com (formerly Mothering magazine)
Motherwear Breastfeeding Blog
Natural Parents Network
The Natural Child Project
Peace for Parents
Pushed Birth

Carnival of Natural Parenting -- Hobo Mama and Code Name: Mama


Other Favorite Mom Spots
Elizabeth Pantley
Mom Heart
Simple Kids
Simple Mom

Myriad Media
Among Women Podcast
Brain, Child
The Catholic Company
Catholic Exchange
Catholic Everything
Catholic Free Shipping
First Things
Inside Catholic
National Catholic Register
National Review
Peggy Noonan’s WSJ column
SQPN (Catholic New Media production company)

Educational/Homeschooling Resources
Art Projects for Kids
Catechesis of the Good Shepherd
Catholic Homeschool Support
Catholic Icing
Explode the Code
Faith Formation
Holy Heroes
Homeschooling Freebie of the Day
IXL Math
Make & Takes
Master’s Academy of Fine Arts
Mater Amabilis, a PreK-8 Charlotte Mason Style Curriculum for Catholics
mater et magistra, a magazine for Catholic homeschoolers
Scrutinies (a wonderful site for catechists!)
Simply Charlotte Mason
Simple Homeschool
Singapore Math
Science at Home
Starfall Phonics

For Kids
Free Coloring Pages
Grace Place
Jackson Pollock Art Fun (No mess!)
Waltzing Matilda’s Free Catholic Coloring Pages

For Writers
Catholic Writers’ Guild
Dialogue, a writing blog
Funds for Writers
Peace Garden Writer
The 10 Minute Writer
Writers Weekly

For Your Inner Muse
Dappled Things
Glimmer Train
Literary Mama
Vulgata Magazine

I Get By with a Little Help from My Blogs
Okay, I’ve had to put some restrictions on my blogging diet (everything in moderation, right?), but I still try to catch up on blog reading at least a few times week. Here’s just a sampling of the ridiculous number of blogs I like to catch up with from time to time:

ABC Family
Adventures in Babywearing
The Anchoress

Barefoot and Pregnant
Betty Beguiles
Betty Duffy
Building Cathedrals

Camp Patton
Castle in the Sea
Catholic Mommy Brain
Conversion Diary
Creative Minority Report
Crunchy Con Mommy

Daisy Yellow

Elizabeth Esther
Elizabeth Foss
Embracing Motherhood
Enjoying the Small Things

From the Field of Blue Children
Free Range Kids

Hobo Mama
Holy Experience

I Take Joy

Just Another Day of Catholic Pondering

Katrina Kenison: The Gift of an Ordinary Day

Michael Hyatt
Minnesota Mom
Mrs. MD

Pondered in My Heart

Reading for Believers
Rosetta Stone

6 Year Med
Seeking Solomon
Sipping Lemonade
Small Treasures
Sorta Crunchy
Soule Mama
St. Monica’s Bridge


Waltzing Matilda
Wheat and Weeds
The Wine-Dark Sea

We Were Friends or Family Before We Blogged
Artsi Crafti
Atlanta Sports Card Blog (my little brother’s blog)
Everything is Holy Now
The Fasse Posse
Feed Your Family
The Frantic Ravings of a Mother
The Ivey League
Joy Complete
Keep It Together
Mama Bird Diaries
Sugar and Spice and Everything Nice!

Addiction Help
My older brother suffers from addiction. His sickness not only causes him pain, but it has frayed the fabric of my family life and made my childhood difficult at times. Please pray for him and all those who are seeking recovery or who are still under the grip of addiction.

All Treatment
No Longer Bound

Help for Eating Disorders and Body Image Problems

Please see the Weightless resource page (under construction).

Worthy Causes

Children Incorporated
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Elves for Catie
Food for the Poor
Holy Family Hospital of Bethlehem Foundation

Hodge Podge
Americans for Fair Taxation
The Budget Babe, Fab without a Fortune (Because I like clothes and shoes, but I’m also cheap.)
Catholic Folk Toys (I adore these hand-painted saint dolls. So do my girls. They make great gifts to celebrate feast days, Sacraments, etc.)
Michaela-Noel: Stylish, Modest Juniors Girls Clothing