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"The family that prays together stays together." - Venerable Patrick Peyton

Barb Szyszkiewicz

Barb Szyszkiewicz is a wife, mom of 3 young adults, and a Secular Franciscan. She is editor at Barb enjoys writing, cooking, and reading, and is a music minister at her parish and an avid Notre Dame football and basketball fan. Find her blog at FranciscanMom and her family’s favorite recipes with nutrition information for diabetics at Cook and Count. Her booklet, The Handy Little Guide to Prayer, is available now from Our Sunday Visitor.

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Cookie-Cutter Liturgical Living

Barb Szyszkiewicz shares a way to use the kitchen tools you already have to add to your feast-day celebrations.

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Seasonal Reflections

A Memorare at the Foot of the Cross

Remember, O most gracious Virgin Mary ... If anyone can relate to our feelings during the tough times, it’s Mary.

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