Check out this recent post from popular blogger and First Things columnist Elizabeth Scalia. It’s basically a cornucopia of upbeat vocation news. She does something like this every year, but I recommend checking in on her site much more frequently than that!
This piece contains updates on entries into novitiate and professions of vows from an array of communities, which she says are on the rise.
As for the identity of “Grandma Nun,” you’ll have to read her post!