/ˈhōmˌbädē/ (noun) a person who likes to stay at home

Welcome to the Catholic Homebody!
My name is Roxanne!

Fix up your domestic church in all areas of home life: faith, family, home improvement and decor, and home educating. I invite you to come in and see a glimpse of my own home; a place where I strive in creating a charming and holy space that my family loves to call home.

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”Sometimes she must
leave God at the altar,
and find Him
in her housekeeping.”

- Saint Frances of Rome

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DIY Mary Mass Bags

For this pass Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception, our family made these cute little Mary Mass bags. This is an easy, quick, and budget-friendly craft perfect for any Marian feast day or just for fun craft to do with the kids. ***Disclosure: Some…

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Immaculate Conception

The Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception is such an important feast day for us Catholics, celebrating our Lady’s purity. It is so important that it is actually a HOLY DAY OF OBLIGATION. Pope Pius IX proclaimed on December 8, 1854:…

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Saint Nicholas Feast Day

My kids do believe in Santa but I don’t like to emphasize him in the secular sense. I try to put more of a emphasis that Santa is Saint Nicholas. One way I do this is by celebrating Saint Nicholas’…

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Saint Francis Xavier

One thing I really want to start doing is celebrating the saints’ feast days with my family, especially the saints special to us. I have decided to make celebrating the saints part of my new “liturgical” year resolution. This brings us…

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DIY Ruler Table Runner

Lately I have been on the search for a table runner. I love the farmhouse style of decor so I have been looking for something in this style. For the past couple weeks, I have been contemplating between two: a black…

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