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The pregnancy after the miscarriage

By Kristen Bourgeois  After losing my daughter to miscarriage and the subsequent 1 ½-year spent struggling with infertility, my husband and I learned we are expecting. I was in shock and disbelief even though this has been part of my daily prayer and something we were hoping for.

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The importance of bringing little ones to Mass

By Kristen Bourgeois My son, Nathanael, was about 6 weeks old when I ventured out to St. Joseph’s Abbey for daily Mass by myself. It was the perfect time, in the mid-morning, when I knew the baby would be napping in between being fed.

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The traditions of Advent begin with us

By Kristen Bourgeois As Advent approaches, my husband and I were discussing what advent traditions our families had while we were growing up. We are a young family with a 2-year-old, and we want to be more intentional this Advent season in preparing our hearts for the celebration of the Nativity of our Lord.

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