Articles Tagged ‘discernment’

Helping our children discern their vocation

When I grow up

"When I grow up, I'm going to be a priest and a policeman." "I want to be a nun who rides horses and sings. Can a nun have babies?" "Mummy, when I grow up I'm going to marry you." I smile as I remember these statements made by some of my children when they were very young. As the mom of eight children, I have been listening to my children's future plans for many years and it's interesting to observe how their plans ... (Continue reading)

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St. Gianna and the working Catholic mom

First, a clarification: All moms work, whether they stay at home or go out and earn a paycheque. For this post, I am defining "working mom" as those of us who work outside the home. In the twenty-five years that I have been a mother, I have worked as a full-time and part-time RN. I was also a stay-at-home mom for a few years, homeschooling for three of those years. Currently I am an RN in independent practice and own a ... (Continue reading)

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