July 11th, 2010

Some Places I Forgot to Send You

I’m back (almost — is Baltimore close enough?) from my trip to Denver and getting caught up on a bit of linky business:

At Fathers for Good, I am sharing real couple’s real thoughts about NFP:

Real Talk from Real Couples About NFP

My latest column is up at Inside Catholic:

Which Will You Be?

And you can hear the (longer) second part of my interview on Christopher Closeup podcast

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July 5th, 2010

Small Steps on Christopher Closeup Podcast

I had the pleasure of speaking with Tony Rossi about Small Steps for Catholic Moms and ways to achieve balance between accomplishing daily duties and maintaining an active spiritual life.

You can check out the first part of the podcast here.

June 17th, 2010

Real Life Connections, Narnia, Babies and a Free Book

Guess who came to our house yesterday? It was Arwen Mosher and her awesome family! I am bragging about it at Faith & Family today. While you’re there, be sure to check out guest blogger Kate Lloyd’s thoughtful posts on dating relationships. We’ve been so happy to have her blogging with us this week!

Over at NCRegister, we’re talking about kids flipping over the newly-released trailer for the latest Narnia

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May 26th, 2010

Places to Go, Stuff to Read

Over at NCRegister.com, I’m talking about burqas and the Lost finale. Join me?

Over at Faith & Family, we’re giving away lovely jewelry, Fr. John Bartunek is talking teens, Rachel is soliciting strawberry inspiration, and I’m sharing about how moms who get that drowning feeling can come up for air. Join us?

March 28th, 2010

Let’s Get Quiet

I love the Anchoress.

It takes a while to stop the monkeychatter in the brain. But try to let that run itself out, like a spool of film, that goes clackety-clackety-clack and then whirrrs down to silence. And breathe and get quiet.

We are all much too comfortable with our noise, and distrustful and edgy around the silence.

But the noise feeds the chaos. The chaos feeds something else.


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January 29th, 2010

Can We Discuss Abortion Without Politics?

Today at NCRegister, I’m talking about Bump+, the provocative made-for-internet television series:

Was this a real show? Were these real pregnant women leaving the “choice” about whether or not to allow their unborn babies to live in the hands of an internet audience? It all sounded like a bad made for TV movie, never mind a web TV series.

A little careful reading at their website, though, reveals that this

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January 20th, 2010

Teens, Texting & Technology

Elizabeth Foss, Lisa Hendey and I talk about teens, texting and technology in today’s Faith & Family podcast. See you there!

November 9th, 2009

What the Heck is a Tweeterview?

Apparently, a tweeterview is an interview on twitter (140 characters at a time) that you can watch live on the tweeterview site or read through later at your leisure (they are archived there).

I decided to figure out the rest of the details by participating in one myself. So I’ll be tweeterviewing my dear dear dearie of a friend Rachel Balducci, known to her twitter followers as “Ms. Testosterhome.”

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