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7 Quick Takes (Christmas Edition!)

— 1 — Advent is nearly over and it has been a wonderful time of reflection for our family. However, (there’s always a however, isn’t there?) since this was our first Catholic Advent and we were kind of low-key, there are … Continue reading

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7 Quick Takes (Advent has begun!)

— 1 — It’s so exciting to start the Advent season. We’ve been lighting our wreath (almost) every night and I think we’ve finally managed to successfully convey to the kids that they are not allowed to light the candles. We … Continue reading

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7 Quick Takes (Veterans Day Edition)

— 1 — I will continue to harp on the wonderfulness of Fr. Barron’s Catholicism series, which is in its 3rd production of DVD’s due to high demand. Even my non-Catholic dad has given up his routine Thursday night NBC … Continue reading

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7 Quick Takes (the seventh)

— 1 — Waiting for my mom of the year award to be revoked after waiting too long to buy pumpkins and now the grocery is picked clean. Hoping we find some at the garden center down the street tomorrow…IN THE … Continue reading

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7 Quick Takes (sei)

— 1 — Soooo…the baptism of our 2 year old last week…Well, she got baptized, and the church is still standing, and it was sweet and wonderful. As Father Leo of Grace Before Meals once said, there is nothing more … Continue reading

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7 Quick Takes (fifthly)

— 1 — Cuteness of the week: When our older daughter put her 2 year old sister to bed the other night and prayed with her the little one told her, “I love church.” Awwwwwwww…. — 2 — That’s right, … Continue reading

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7 Quick Takes (the IV)

— 1 — Even though Jason and I go to a theater to see a movie maybe once a year (not because we can’t get out but because there’s little worth dropping so many Hamiltons on), I think we might try … Continue reading

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