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Reflections of Family and Faith

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

Laurie J. Schmitt

Laurie J. Schmitt, a veteran homeschooling mother of nine, is the author of Catholic historical fiction books for children, including Lepanto’s Lady (Our Lady of Victory and the Battle of Lepanto), Champions of the Rosary (Our Lady of Good Help and the Peshtigo Fire) and Giorgio’s Miracle (Eucharistic Miracle of Turin). Picture books coming soon. Follow her at and on Instagram @LaurieSchmittbooks.

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The Sandwich Generation: A Multi-Layered Life

Laurie J. Schmitt considers how Mary can be an example and accompaniment to women in the sandwich generation.

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