Happy All Hallows’ Eve!

Happy All Hallows’ Eve!

.: Our 2014 Saint-O-Lanterns :.St. Luke's Oxby Captain+ + + + + + + Prayer at Valley Forgeby Ranger+ + + + + + + St. Margaret of Scotlandby Twinkle Toes (with a little help from Mom)+ + + + + + + Journey to Bethlehemby Chiquita(with a little help...

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Carving Our 2014 Saint-O-Lanterns

Carving Our 2014 Saint-O-Lanterns

~ Capturing the context of contentment in everyday life with Like Mother, Like Daughter. ~{pretty}Pretty pumpkins all ready to carve into this year's Saint-O-Lanterns!{happy}Everyone was so happy when Daddy arrived home a little early from work and we could...

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October Daybook

October Daybook

Lately it's been so much easier to share a peek at our day over at Instagram and I feel like I've been neglecting my Daybooks on the blog! Here is some of what we have been up to this October. Outside my window...We had new gravel delivered this month for...

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Prayer of Mothers

Father in heaven, grant me the grace to appreciate the dignity which you have conferred on me. Let me realize that not even the Angels have been blessed with such a privilege—to share in your creative miracle and bring new Saints to heaven. Make me a good mother to all my children after the example of Mary, the Mother of your Son. Through the intercession of Jesus and Mary I ask your continued blessings on my family. Let us all be dedicated to your service on earth and attain the eternal happiness of your kingdom in heaven. Amen.

Our Family

Sean & Jessica, Captain-23, Ranger-22, Twinkle Toes-20, Chiquita-18, Snuggles-16, Rose-14, Bud-12, Grace-6 and Joy-4 (blog nicknames)

A Little About Me

Hi! I'm Jessica, a Roman Catholic wife and home educating mother to our nine children. I was home educated myself, along with my eleven younger siblings. I have a special devotion to St. Therese, through whom I have been given much help and many blessings--the beautiful "Shower of Roses" that she has sent my way! Here I will record a few of the blessings I treasure. Please remember that what you see here is just a little glimpse at our lives, so please say a prayer for us, as we continue to strive for holiness.

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