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Take a Step Back to Take a Step Forward

Tonight, after having been married for an official eight months, I have finally done it.  I’ve chosen the photos for our wedding album. As much as it’s been weighing down on me as something that needs to get done for, I’d say, the last seven months, I’m glad there was some distance between the event […]

June 3, 2010

Marriage, Young Married Mom

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Mother’s Day Week, 1st installment: Blessed Mother Mary

Although I’ve been Catholic and praying the Hail Mary all my life, it’s only in the past few years that I’ve come to a more profound and personal appreciation of Mother Mary. It started in college, during a season of Advent.  I participated in a “Busy Student Retreat,” which involved spiritual direction, small group prayer […]

May 11, 2010

Parenthood, Young Married Mom

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