Monthly Archives: June 2015

Peeing In The Parking Lot–And Other Languages Of The Body

I wanted to share my latest post over at CatholicMom with you.  Potty training has created a fabulous window of opportunity for discussing the language of the body and the concept of self-mastery with my four-year-old.  Here’s a sample: “Did … Continue reading

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Summer Spirituality: The Spiritual Works Of Mercy

Our family is settling into our summer routine.  Chore charts have been made, summer activities have begun, and we’ve already made a few trips to the pool.  But one of the things I love most about summer is the extra … Continue reading

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Better Than Ranch Dressing: The Art Of Distraction

“That’s me!” Her blue eyes sparkled as she smiled, and she pointed to the holy card pinched between  her chubby fingers.  I’d handed it to her out of desperation, hoping the pretty illustration would distract her from wriggling out of … Continue reading

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