On the 13th of this month we celebrate the feast day of St. Francis Xavier Cabrini, the first United States citizen to be canonized a saint. Michele Faehnle and her children share their mini-pilgrimage to the Mother Cabrini Shrine in Golden, Colorado.
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Do you need a little help in little help jump-starting your morning prayer? Michele Faehnle shares about the latest Catholicmom.com book – “The Catholic Mom’s Prayer Companion: A Book of Daily Reflections,” edited by Lisa Hendey and Sarah Reinhard. This book can help you start your morning off right!
Looking for a way to strengthen your marriage but don’t have a lot of time? We’ve got the answer for you! Michele Faehnle shares about the new online book club featuring Catholicmom.com contributor Karee Santos’ The Four Keys to Everlasting Love. Join us!
Going to confession can be daunting to children (and even some adults!) but as parents, we can help our children recognize the gift of this beautiful sacrament. Michele Faehnle shares four ways she’s been able to help her kids cherish this sacrament and ultimately build an oasis of mercy within our homes.
Fermenting tea into the popular drink Kombucha had always intrigued Michele Faehnle. With the insistance of her brother, a novice in the Franciscan T.O.R., she grew from a skeptic to a lover of this healthy drink and encourages you to boost your family’s health by trying it at home.
Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, end of year teacher gifts, weddings, birthdays; the list goes on and on for spring gift giving. Michele Faehnle shares her favorite gift, a spiritual bouquet. Her family has found some creative and crafty ways to make this beautiful tradition fresh and share it with those they love.
Michele Faehnle previewed Rachel Muha’s video from the Catholic Conference 4 Moms. Find out what she thought was worth noting in this presentation on radical forgiveness!
This Lent, CatholicMom.com is partnering with CRS Rice Bowl in a special way, sharing the CRS Rice Bowl featured recipes on each Lenten Friday. Today, Michele Faehnle samples Cheese Empanadas, a recipe from Colombia.
Pope Francis has called us to make a special effort to live out the Works of Mercy during the Lenten season. Michele Faehnle and Emily Jaminet provide moms with more free downloadable resources with their new “Corporal and Spiritual Works of Mercy Examination of Conscience Guides.”
Sometimes God gives us a rare gift, a meeting of old friends that touches our heart like nothing else can. Today Michele Faehnle reflects on a special visit she had with two women who have inspired her to offer her small prayers and sacrifices for those on the forefront of the pro-life movement.