Category Archives: parenting

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In the World but Not of this World

One thing that I continually struggle with is living in this world but not being “of this world.”  Part of me wants to pull up roots with my little family and transplant us to the middle of nowhere – isolation … Continue reading

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Jesus Teaches Mommas What to Do

“Rising very early before dawn, He left and went off to a deserted place, where He prayed…” Do you know that the reason we stand for the gospel reading is not that it is more important than the other scripture … Continue reading

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Inquiring Minds Want to Know!

Do you want to know when/why my husband and I embraced NFP and decided to have a third child at 38 & 40?  Do you want to know why I stopped teaching fourth grade after 16 years and started teaching … Continue reading

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I’m a Survivor.

I’m a survivor – not a victim.  For many years, I felt ashamed.  I felt like a victim.  I’ve come to the point in my life where I am no longer ashamed.  I did not do anything wrong.  I am … Continue reading

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Microchip Birth Control

Contraceptive Microchip article About a year and a half ago, our family adopted a dog who happens to have been micro-chipped.  I’ve thought about that being under her skin – how that must feel – if she feels anything.  I’m … Continue reading

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This Week is NFP week. What’s that?

A friend of mine is an award winning author and expert on the subject of NFP.  She has a great post on the subject today at Plot, Line and Sinker.  Please take a moment to read. If you happen to … Continue reading

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The Gift of Children

Yesterday was truly a blessing, and it was not because it was my 48th birthday (Yikes!).  The day did not turn out to be at all like I had planned, but perhaps transformed into something even better.  I was so … Continue reading

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Remaining Plugged In

Please read my most recent post at Nola Catholic Experience.  Thanks!

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Embrace Your Imperfections

I have reached that age where I notice my body changing month by month – and not necessarily for the better if you know what I mean.  In a world where looks and youthful appearance is so prized, it is … Continue reading

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Two For One Deal

Please read my latest post @ NOLA CATHOLIC EXPERIENCE.  It’s an excerpt from a book that I hope to release later this month!  Thanks!

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