Drought and the Church’s Teachings on Water

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We all know that clean drinking water is a basic necessity of life. But worldwide, over a billion people lack access to it. I share my thoughts in this video blog on the connection between the drought and our faith. [Read more...]

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Doing the California Drought: Is a Brown Lawn Holier?

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My husband and I are blessed to live in a lovely home, in a beautiful neighborhood, in a fabulous city. We are blessed. But the city we live in is in the state of California, where the water shortage has been well chronicled. We in the Golden State are in a serious drought. A serious [Read More...]

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Three Video Views on the World Communications Day Message

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This past weekend, I spent some time putting together a small video consideration of this year’s World Communications Day message, featuring our CatholicMom.com families: After I’d done this, I found this one from the Philippines! Great minds think alike… Theirs is FAR more indepth – I truly loved watching it! To see the content of [Read More...]

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Archbishop Aquila to Release Pastoral Letter on Restored Order of Sacraments of Initiation

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I was very happy this week to get a sneak peek at an amazing project coming out of the Archdiocese of Denver‘s Office of Evangelization and Family Life Ministries. The three minute video accompanies a major announcement that will be forthcoming from the Archdiocese on May 24. Per the “Saints Among Us” website: Archbishop Aquila’s [Read More...]

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What Keeps Me Hanging On?

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Last night, I slept in my bed, next to my husband, for the first time since April 3rd. I’m often on the road, so Greg functions quite effectively around here without me. But this past month of travel has been unusual in that it wasn’t for work or fun. Some work was done and a [Read More...]

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A Letter (to Me) for #NDMom Celebration

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One of the best gifts my parents gave me was my education, and particularly the opportunity to study at the University of Notre Dame. Those years prepared me for so many things, including my vocation as a wife and mother. This week, I’m honored to share a letter that I was invited to write as [Read More...]

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Celebrate International Women’s Day at the Vatican with Voices of Faith

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Today, we commemorate International Women’s Day. The Vatican is part of this event with a special event called “Voices of Faith“. Vatican Radio describes this one of a kind gathering: The second annual Voices of Faith storytelling event takes place in  the Vatican Sunday, as women from ten countries and four  continents gather in the [Read More...]

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Giving Thanks Amidst the Pain

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As the world around us swirls in a frenzy of turkeys to be brined and pies to be baked… As we struggle to finish work so that we can walk away for a few days to feast with loved ones… As we anticipate how snow will potentially wreak havoc on travel plans… As we pause, [Read More...]

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Watch Donna-Marie (and me!) Tonight on EWTN

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Last year, I was honored to visit EWTN and be a part of a very special project hosted by my good friend Donna-Marie Cooper O’Boyle. “Catholic Moms Cafe” is a five part series that has been airing all week, twice per day. The reviews for the show have been excellent, which is not surprising given [Read More...]

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Join Danielle Bean & Me for a Free Webinar Tonight!

Set your alarm & join me with the amazing Danielle Bean at 4 pm PT/ 7 pm ET for a free webinar on family, life and work issues!!  “Parenting challenges don’t end just because kids get older! Danielle Bean is joined by Lisa Hendey, founder of CatholicMom.com, to talk about parenting your kids through college, [Read More...]

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