Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream for the Feast of the Assumption • Cooking with Catholic Kids

Bless your herbs then use them to make mint chocolate chip ice cream with your kids in celebration of the feast of the Assumption.   by Theresa Wilson   A unique tradition to celebrate the feast of the Assumption of … Read More

Cupcake Crowns for the Queenship of Mary • Cooking With Catholic Kids

    These Cupcake Crowns are easy, versatile, and the perfect way to celebrate the Octave of the Assumption: The Queenship of Mary on August 22nd.     The Queenship of Mary is August 22nd (the octave of her Assumption), … Read More

Celebrate the Assumption with Some History and Crafts

  On August 15, the Catholic Church celebrates the Solemnity of the Assumption of Mary. What’s this oldest feast day of Our Lady all about?  Find out more with a brief history, an historical video, and some simple crafts you … Read More

Celebrate the Solemnity of the Assumption with Kids

    On the Feast of the Assumption, we celebrate not only the special dignity of the Blessed Mother, but also the dignity of our own bodies. Here’s a kid-friendly explanation, and some activity ideas.   What Is the Feast of … Read More

Meet St. Clare of Assisi: A Little Holy Stubbornness • Saints for Kids

    When her father stormed the church with armed men, Clare calmly explained that she had given her life to Christ—and clung to the altar with supernatural strength when the count tried to drag her home. Read the story … Read More

Celebrating the Feast of the Transfiguration

Celebrate the Feast of the Transfiguration with your kids! Here’s a short explainer, a kid-friendly version of the story, and some simple celebration ideas. The Feast of the Transfiguration (August 6) recalls and celebrates Jesus’ revelation of his divinity to three … Read More