Sleepytime Saints A to Z

Sleepytime Saints A to Z

Sleepytime Saints A to ZHave you seen the new A-Z picture book over at Marzipantz? Hardcover Editions of this book are only available to pre-order till tomorrow, November 11, 2020! (I was provided with this softcover review copy to share with...

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Ave, Ave, Ave Maria!

Ave, Ave, Ave Maria!

Hail, Refuge of sinners! Hail, Star of the Sea! Hail, Queen of Creation! Our hope is in thee.All hail, Virgin Mary! This Star guides our way, our country's Protectress, America's Way!"Whether the world has war or peace depends on the practice of this...

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Saint-O-Lanterns

Saint-O-Lanterns

On Friday night, while Sean and I enjoyed a lovely night out at our favorite Italian restaurant, our teens babysat and carved pumpkins with their younger siblings. This year's Saint-O-Lanterns are repeats from past years, but they wanted to go with a patriotic and...

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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.


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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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