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Month: May 2021

MARIAN GARDENS | A REFUGE OF PRAYER

Tomorrow is the Marian feast of the Assumption. Here’s something you can do to honor her and create a refuge of prayer in your home. My perennial garden is adorned with a beautiful statue of the Blessed Mother.  It’s a beautiful place to sit and ponder as Mary did or meditate on the rosary.  While …

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SABBATH BLESSING

May this day bring Sabbath rest to my heart and my home.May God’s image in me be restored, and my imagination in God be re-storied.May the gravity of material things be lightened, and the relativity of time slow down.May I know grace to embrace my own finite smallness in the arms of God’s infinite greatness.May …

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NOURISHMENT FOR THE SOUL | 5 Morning Habits of the Proverbs 31 Woman

Starting my morning with intentionality has been key to structuring the rest of my day and when that one little habit gets out of whack, I weave and bobble throughout my entire day. Building these habits took years of trial and error and finding out what works best for me. It wasn’t until fairly recently …

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ROOTED IN PRAYER | Prayer For Employment

2020 brought with it a struggle that we never expected to face in the years just prior to retirement – unemployment. I had retired from the business world in January of 2020, seeking to build my own career as a writer and wellness coach. My husband was working in the city and found the pandemic …

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MEDIA MONDAY – When We Fall Apart

Yesterday, many of us gathered together celebrating Mother’s Day. I’m forever grateful that I still have my mom here but am very mindful that my husband does not. I couldn’t help but feel a tug of pain for him and the many family and friends who have lost their moms. Our moms play an integral …

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HEALTHY MOTHER’S DAY BRUNCH IDEAS

Whether you’re a mom receiving that special breakfast in bed or the one who’s creating that special moment for her, here are a few ideas to keep the day light and stress free. Mother’s Day is this Sunday and I think every mom can appreciate gifts that promote health in body, mind, and spirit. Brunch …

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Digging Deeper | Journal Prompts For Spiritual Growth

Journaling is proven to help your mental health and wellness. It doesn’t have to be long or perfectly written, but the act of putting pen to paper has the power to relax at the very least and reveal at the very best. Journal prompts have really helped jog my noggin’ and become a wonderful place …

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MEDIA MONDAY – HOLY INNOCENCE

Here’s your weekly dose of pure innocence and Holy joy! Let us keep all of our little ones in our prayers as they prepare for their First Holy Communion.

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