Tag Archives: Language of the Body

Holding On To The High Chair: What Our Stashed and Stored Baby Items Reveal About Hope and Trust

  I’ve reached an age where many of my peers are letting go of their baby items.  Whether it’s a huge garage sale, advertising items for sale on social media, or giving away items to others who can use them, … Continue reading

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Maintaining The Integrity Of Our God-Given Sex: Why It Matters

In my latest post over at CatholicMom, I explore the roots and meaning of our masculinity and femininity through the eyes of St. John Paul II and his great work, The Theology of the Body.   We all crave love. A … Continue reading

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Letting God In Our Bedroom–The Best Thing We’ve Ever Done

I was visiting with a priest the other day, and he was expressing his frustration over his parish’s negative response to his efforts to promote natural family planning. My heart went out to him.  Here is a priest who, although … Continue reading

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Caring For Little Body Parts: It’s How We Care For The Soul

She was nice about it.  She talked to my son with a smile on her face as she patiently showed him how to brush his teeth more thoroughly.  “In fact, why don’t I give you a little timer, so you … Continue reading

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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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