The Passion (told by Adam)

So I found this audio mysteriously on my ipod. I vaguely remember Bridget recording Adam telling his version of The Passion.

This is totally unscripted.  I’m just sad that he no longer calls palm branches “pom poms”.

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Kelly Saints Stamps Craft Kit

Kelly SaintsTM Stamps

6 different templates of 42 saints to transform your family board games, fridge calendar, lunch notes and more!

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Kelly SaintsTM Stamps (Converted 2 Catholic Classics) Craft Kit: SIX DIFFERENT templates (of 42 Saints) with varying size circles and stamps…and instructions and suggestions for how to use them! Transform classic family games like Guess Who?!, Bingo, Connect4, Monopoly and Checkers…convert stickers on chore charts, family fridge calendars, agenda books, lunchbox notes, greeting cards and snail mail packages!

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Sync your Schedule with the Saints!

How is your new school year turning out? This September, I decided to get a little more organized and try out a couple Planners, a new approach to prayer journaling, take a stab at bullet journaling and reign in a plethora of passwords.
I checked out a number of secular planners and calendars including cheap little ones from the dollar store and this beautiful Happy Planner.

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Review: Catholic Through the Year Planner

You may have noticed less frequent posting over here at Equipping Catholic Families. We took a little extra family time this summer and we’re just now getting refocused on  the blog and a few new creative projects including some Cathletics Craft Kits!

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What No Mom Wants To Hear


I remember the first couple weeks with my first baby. We lived in a one bedroom apartment and when our baby girl was one week old, one of our favorite priests Fr Scott McCaig came to stay with us for the weekend. All of us were a little naive about what those first nights would be like with our one week old baby. Challenged by breast feeding, just a little sleep-deprived and a wee bit hormonal, the words from our newbie-priest-of-one-year guest have stayed with me for sixteen years: “staying with you has really confirmed my vocation to the priesthood”

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