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His Body and Blood—Even for the Little Ones

Yesterday the Catholic Church celebrated the feast of the Body and Blood of Christ. While we celebrate the Eucharist every Sunday—every day, even—this is a special reminder about what an important part of our faith this sacrament is. In my experience, the Mass and Eucharistic adoration can be times of great peace and centering. I […]

June 3, 2013

Faith, Modern Perspectives, Motherhood, Young Married Mom

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What I’ve Learned

This weekend I had the opportunity to start conversations with two wonderful ladies about motherhood. One is expecting her first child later this spring, the other isn’t pregnant yet, but is very hopeful. They asked me a lot of the same questions I had when I started down this road. What kind of stuff do […]

April 8, 2013

Modern Perspectives, Motherhood, Parenthood, Young Married Mom

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It’s Been . . . One Week

Today Henry is one week old. What a dramatic week the first one home with a newborn is! Once we were home from the hospital, I couldn’t fathom when I’d feel like blogging again. For the past two days, I’ve been itching to write here and edit my novel again. Good news!   Henry is […]

December 29, 2012

Faith, Modern Perspectives, Motherhood, Parenthood, Young Married Mom

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