Post from the Past: Hyperemesis Awareness Day

Today is HG Awareness Day, so I pulled up this post of mine from a few years ago. Hyperemesis is a serious medican condition, yet most people are unaware of it. I suffered from HG during both of my pregnancies, and I wouldn’t wish it on my worst enemy.     Today, May 15, is…

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For My Daughters (and Yours)

One of the hardest things to do is raise children. There are terrible traps laid in our culture for both boys and girls — I won’t try to say things are worse for one over the other. But as the mother of two beautiful teenaged daughters, I worry a lot about how they think the…

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Joy in the Cross

Sometimes it’s really hard for me to stay positive when I look at the condition our country is in. The federal government boldly persecutes Catholics and argues in court that nuns ought to be forced to violate their consciences. They make the case that a family who is being threatened with having their children snatched…

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And the winner is…

Thanks to CatholicMom.com, I was able to host a giveaway of Small Steps for Catholic Moms. I’d like to thank everyone who read, tweeted, and shared my post on Facebook and everyone who entered to win a copy of the book. In order to randomly pick one person, I went through the comments on the Small…

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Where Did the Time Go?

It’s hard to believe, but my older daughter turns 15 today. She is such a beautiful, talented, smart, and compassionate young woman, and she makes me proud. When she was born, I had no idea of the blessings God was about to rain down on me. I knew having children made you different and was…

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