The Junior World Golf Championships

The Junior World Golf Championships

My little brother Kevin has been competing against other 15-17 year old boys from all over the world this week, at the 2011 Callaway Junior World Golf Championships!We are so excited for him and have been watching the Leaderboard for updates.  Yesterday...

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Our Easter Dinner ~ Easter Sunday, 2011

Our Easter Dinner ~ Easter Sunday, 2011

After Mass on Easter Sunday, we had the pleasure of hosting Easter dinner!  My parents joined us and, of their 12 children, 7 (including myself) were able to spend Easter together at our home - the rest are all living out of state at the moment.  Of my six...

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My Daybook :: May 20, 2010

My Daybook :: May 20, 2010

Outside my window... it is sunny at the moment, even though the forecast is predicting rain all the way through next Wednesday.  I'm hoping the sun will stick around for a little while. I am thinking... about my little "tall,...

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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-22, Twinkle Toes-20, Chiquita-19, 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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