Baby’s First Tooth

Baby’s First Tooth

You may have to enlarge the picture to get a little glimpse of Rose's first tooth, which just started cutting through last Thursday!Don't you just love that face? We don't see it often, just when she is told "no" or isn't getting her way... In this case she really...

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Wordless Wednesday . . .

Wordless Wednesday . . .

. . . because I just can't seem to find the time to finish any of my other posts at the moment, and I'm starting to miss blogging! P.S. Can you all please say a prayer for me Captain tomorrow?  He will be taking his first ever State required test and is a...

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Look Who’s Crawling!

I knew it wouldn't be long. Unlike our little Snuggles, who didn't crawl until he was nearly 10 months old, Rose is already on the go at 5 1/2 months!Recorded on June 4th... ...and she is getting around even better already!

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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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Sean & Jessica, Captain-23, Ranger-21, 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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