Printable 3D St. Joseph’s Altar- Craft For Catholic Kids

Wow- well, I'm baaaaaaack!!! Did ya'll miss me? We've had a lot of life changes around here. I might update ya'll a little more at a later time, but for now, my family and I really appreciate your prayers. I'm very excited about this new printable I designed this week! It's a 3D printable St. Joseph's altar, and it's super easy to put together! You can read the story behind the tradition of the … [Read more...]

St. Patrick’s Day Craft For Catholic Kids

This St. Patrick's day, why not honor St. Patrick with a craft that is actually of him? This printable stand up St. Patrick craft is fun to color, and so easy to assemble! This little guy is from my set of Alphabet Saints. When you download the set, you get all 26 Saints in black and white AND in color. P is for Patrick, and notice the little shamrock he's holding? He's preaching about … [Read more...]

Celebrating The Feast Of St. Joseph At Home- March 19

Happy feast of St. Joseph! I wanted to share with you our celebration for St. Joseph's feast day last year, but our desktop computer crashed, and I haven't yet been able to retrieve some of my pictures. (gasp!). So I don't have all of my pictures to show you, and I was going to skip posting about it all together, but it turns out my mom had taken a picture of the cake I made. :-) So here you … [Read more...]

Printable Trinity Shamrock Craft- Perfect Craft For St. Patrick’s Day!

We crafted shamrocks and added this printable to turn them into Trinity shamrocks. You just print 2 sided, fold, and open! Check it out. Each time that you fold the printable out, it reveals a new person of the Holy Trinity with a symbol, and it also reveals a prayer to them at the same time. Watch this shot play of the printable unfolding step by step. (Click picture to enlarge) This … [Read more...]

St. Joseph Novena with Free Download!

Here's a novena for St. Joseph that's fun and interactive to do with kids! The best part is, it's free to download and print all the pieces you need! I didn't grow up praying novenas, and the word "novena" used to scare me- because I didn't understand the concept, and it felt complicated. Let me let you in on a little secret. It's not complicated. A novena is simply a prayer that you pray 9 … [Read more...]

How to Make an Easy Shamrock from Pipe Cleaners

This is a great tip for making Shamrocks from pipe cleaners! This picture really says it all: Just put 3 of your fingers together,  and wrap the pipe cleaner around all them, 1 at a time. Pull it off the tops of your fingers, and twist the 2 ends together to hold it. Trim the stem to your desired length. You're finished! Even if kids need some help, use their fingers to wrap around … [Read more...]

Shamrock Shepherd’s Pie for St. Patrick’s Day {and a linky!}

I thought for today's First Friday link-up, it would be fun to have a St. Patrick's day theme! Scroll to the bottom of this post to see everyone's ideas and add your own links. As many of you already know, I have a St. Patrick's day article out in Catholic Digest this month. I was really excited about the projects I got to share! There are directions in the article for making a shepherd's pie … [Read more...]

St. Joseph Free Printable Coloring Book!

Holy Heroes has an entire coloring book of St. Joseph's life available to print for free! These are really beautifully drawn coloring pages, too! There are actually 17 coloring sheets in this download, and they're all drawn by formerly Disney animators. Remember that St. Joseph's feast day is on March 19, but the whole month of March is actually dedicated to St. Joseph, so you can color these … [Read more...]

Religious Shamrock Craft for St. Patrick’s Day

Catholic ABC's Week: 24  Letter of the week: TTheme: TrinitySaint of the Week: St. ThereseCraft: Trinity Shamrock CraftThis week we are learning about the letter "T", and what better time to learn about the Trinity than for St. Patrick's Day?! I just love when the whole world is celebrating Catholic feast days! :-)For this craft, all you need is green fun foam, plastic craft string, and … [Read more...]

St. Joseph Feast Day Celebration Ideas for your Home

St. Joseph's feast day is coming up on March 19, and it's actually a solemnity, which is a little higher ranking than a feast day. In other words- it's a fun and important day! :-) There are a lot of ways to celebrate the solemnity of St. Joseph at home. Last year, we made a St. Joseph altar for the first time, and it was a ton of fun! We're totally making another one this year, and I'll be … [Read more...]