It’s time to walk the joyful path
to which God has called you.

Build an amazing life.


Created for young Catholic wives, Graceful Catholic is where I share my (ongoing) journey from a lady just muddling along to a joyful mother.

It’s lovely to meet you! My name’s Grace Elaine Demers. I’m a mama of two sweet girls. I am also a Presbyterian–>Anglican–>Catholic convert and enjoy my fair share of musicals, whiskey, writing, and sitting on the porch and listening to the rain.

If you’re a lady learning how the heck to take care of your home, a semi-crunchy mama, a lover of vintage style and advice from the past, please feel free to look around! I’d love to help you cultivate a holy home.

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Time-Honored Wisdom

Our grandparents' generation and the saints weren't perfect all the time, but they did have a better grasp on reality than most of us here in the 21st century.

Motherhood & Babies

Sharing everything that's worked for Abigail (and everything that hasn't!)

Resources for Catholic Mothers

Resources for Catholic Mothers


Are You Willing To Die to Yourself To Go To Heaven?

The way I see it, there are two ways you need to die before you can spend eternity in Heaven with our abundantly merciful Lord. #1: Die To Yourself #2: Physically Die First, let’s talk about dying to yourself (after all, without step #1, step #2 will send you...

Homemaking Tips and Ideas (a Personal Covenant)

Last night while making some delicious chicken quesadillas for dinner, I realized that the final two bananas on the counter were overripe. At first, I was tempted to throw them out. The skin was all brown and yucky and I just didn't want to look at them next to the...

Graceful Catholic helps Catholic ladies overcome perfectionism and instead cultivate a real, holy home. We strive to help ladies confidently embrace their role as Proverbs 31 women.