While this is not a blog rooted in religion, spirituality can be a tool to help navigate the parts of life that don’t always make sense.
“When asked to describe my life during my schooling years in one word, I would probably say “sheltered”. As many of you may know, or may have picked up on by reading my posts, I am a practicing Catholic, and have attended Catholic schools my whole life. Naturally, many friends and colleagues of mine were also Catholic, giving me a nice little bubble around myself, allowing me to always feel comfortable talking about my faith. Not until I entered the “real world” (aka working full time with strangers) did I realize how odd my experience had been….. “
“Attending Catholic school as a young child makes my first memories of learning about sex, well….awkward. To this day, I will always remember our seventh grade religion teacher, who was a very old and slightly obese nun, and how she chose to teach our sex lesson…..”