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Failure versus Success: Lessons from the Cross

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Do you know about St Bridget of Sweden?  If you don’t and you are a mom, you want to get to know her.  Here is an except of her biography from catholic.com: “In fact, nothing [St Bridget of Sweden] set out to do was ever realised. She never had the pope return to Rome permanently,…

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4 Ways to Honor Your Baby Gone Too Soon

4 Ways to Honor Your Baby Gone Too Soon

A year ago and a half ago we lost a baby to an ectopic pregnancy. I was in the ER with terrible cramps, being prepped for the surgery that couldn’t be avoided. I was experiencing the first death in my immediate family. The closest grief my heart has ever known began that day as I…

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Miscarriage Resources and Support (for Dads too)

October is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness month. If you have lost a little one or know someone who has, spend extra time this month in prayer for them, those affected, and all mothers who ache over their loss. Below, we would like to share some resources with you on miscarriage. Gifts of Sympathy &…

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Vincentian Virtues for Moms

The kingdom of God is peace in the Holy Spirit; He will reign in you if your heart is at peace. So, be at peace and you will honor in a sovereign way the God of peace and love. ― St. Vincent de Paul

Admittedly I have been tremendously influenced by Vincentians in my adult life. Prior to that, I had known of the ministry of the Vincentians (read: I had heard of the St. Vincent de Paul Society) since I was little. Unfortunately, that probably remains the greatest association with this vast religious community, other than perhaps De…

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Catholic Conference 4 Moms: Oct 10-14, 2017

((FREE)) Online Conference for Catholic Moms!

I am so excited to share with you this special offer which is completely FREE! I attended this online motherhood conference last year and it totally rocked. I’m excited to announce that it’s back on this year with speakers you will recognize and a line up of conference topics you will drool to hear more…

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