My husband keeps teams moving all week long. Whether kids on the ball field, or coworkers on a project, he knows that if individuals do not know what is important to do right now or have feedback on their work, the whole team will flounder. So one day when quarantine hit and he saw me … More Helping my Family’s Prayer Life with a Kanban Board
With so many unknowns, right now, I am clinging to the morning offering more than ever. E-learning, kids buzzing around, husband always at home brings levels of family interaction to a peak. Those quiet nooks of prayer in my day that I worked so hard to foster are washed out. New modes of interacting with … More The Morning Offering – My Vital Link to God
I’m so excited to tell you that Collection of Grace is now in paperback! It feels momentous because this “Flexible Handbook for Growing a Life of Prayer” is meant to live in your kitchen or on your nightstand – dog-eared, underlined and beat up. Not so much read cover to cover as referenced again and … More Now in Paperback
As a mom, I frequently feel like I have failed. Another day rolls around, only to make the same mistakes again. Sometimes I wish I could focus on one problem at a time, get better, then move on to something greater. But instead of the space to succeed, we mothers often times feel ARE bombarded. … More Try and Try Again – 10 Tips for Moms who Make Mistakes During Quarantine
Here’s an article I wrote for Catechist Magazine’s online ministry. Discover 4 Principles to Navigate the Digital Deluge – A parent’s guide.
When all 6 us of us gathered around the t.v. for the Urbi Et Orbi, we thought we were in for a 15 minute deal. The kids squirmed and fidgeted, trying hard to keep up the reverence, thinking the actual blessing was just around the corner. But Pope Francis was in no hurry. And neither … More Urbi et Orbi Litany of Supplication – a short prayer – family style
You are made to thrive in a growing relationship with God! No matter what your circumstances, God’s invitation to peace, purpose and connection remains through a life of prayer. Here in this Collection of Grace, Carrie helps you to develop a fitting, flexible plan to allow these treasures of the Church to open your heart … More Book Summary: Collection of Grace
Author talks about new book – Collection of Grace – A Flexible Handbook for Growing a Life of Prayer … More What is the book about?
No matter what your circumstances, God’s invitation to peace, purpose and connection beckons through a life of prayer. Here in this Collection of Grace, Carrie helps you to develop a fitting, flexible plan to allow these treasures of the Church to open your heart to the power of God’s grace growing in every fiber of your … More Collection of Grace – a Flexible Handbook for Growing a Life of Prayer
If your child is going to Reconciliation for the first time, she might be afraid that she will forget what to do. It can be helpful to bring a paper as a reminder of the steps – even if you don’t write anything. I made this for my kids when they were young and they … More Printable Guide for Reconciliation