While You Were Folding



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  • Season 2 Episode 4 My Morning Prayer Ritual

    10/11/2021 Duração: 30min

    This episode: What my physical prayer space set-up looks like What I actually do when I get to my prayer space (spoiler alert: it’s always different) Links/Resources Mentioned: Angels and Saints at Ephesus (Be sure to check out their other albums for Lent, Advent, Christmas, and Easter!) Adoration at Ephesus Blueberry Maple Pancakes Pumpkin Pecan […]

  • Season 2 Episode 3 When You Forgave But Can’t Forget

    03/11/2021 Duração: 26min

    This episode: sharing some solid spiritual advice I received on forgiveness how I use my “moral imagination” to expand on the advice show and tell: my slippers! Links/Resources Mentioned: Tempur-Pedic Women’s Slippers: Laurin Join the conversation! What do you do when you’re struggling to forget after forgiving? What are YOUR favorite slippers???   Do you have […]

  • Season 2 Episode 2 Family Pictures Are Like Going to Disney World

    27/10/2021 Duração: 33min

    This episode: why family pictures are like going to Disney World sharing stories about previous family photo sessions sharing things I’ve learned along the way Links/Resources Mentioned: Trying on Apple TV Season 1 Trailer Season 2 Trailer Join the conversation! What would you add to my list of family photo recommendations?  What do you wish […]

  • Season 2 Episode 1 Acting Like a Daughter

    20/10/2021 Duração: 39min

    While You Were Folding is back with Season 2!  The last time I recorded was back in March 2020, so we have a lot to catch up on! This episode, I did a quick catch-up, talked about today’s topic (Acting Like a Daughter), and introduced a new segment called Show & Tell. This episode’s links […]

  • 060: Coronavirus Chronicles – Boundaries – Two Weeks In

    01/04/2020 Duração: 36min

    This week is all about BOUNDARIES!  Fighting for them might cause initial discomfort, but they’re essential for healthy relationships–especially during pressure cooker moments like the coronavirus pandemic! Links/resources mentioned this week: Boundaries by Cloud & Townsend Girlfriends Podcast by Danielle Bean, “How to Set Healthy Boundaries” Persuasion by Jane Austen Don’t Feed the Monkey Mind: […]

  • 059: Coronavirus Chronicles – One Week In

    25/03/2020 Duração: 41min

    What’s working one week in to school at home: Routine (shared below) Lots of recess and walks Each kid has a job after each meal Rotate who plays with the baby or toddler during school time Journaling Mindset stuff There is no getting “behind” right now, so keep letting life happen at home The relationship […]

  • 058: What a Week!

    18/03/2020 Duração: 38min

    What a week it’s been! Great news: I went to the Great Homeschool Conference in Texas and got to meet Sarah Mackenzie and Pam Barnhill! Bad news: It got shut down halfway through, and I regret going I came home a homeschooling mom because our kids’ school is closed for the foreseeable future.  It’s actually […]

  • 057 A Mother’s Rule of Life: Provider

    11/03/2020 Duração: 52min

    Today concludes my series on Holly Pierlot’s book, A Mother’s Rule of Life!  I’m talking about the Fifth “P”: Provider.  It’s finally to make *ALL* the chore charts! Provider is all about: the time, talents, specific tasks God gave us in this season of our vocation the things and finances entrusted to us The Spirit of […]

  • 056 A Mother’s Rule of Life: Parent

    04/03/2020 Duração: 43min

    This week, we’re discussing all things Parenting and continuing our series on Holly Pierlot’s book, A Mother’s Rule of Life.  (The series started back in Episode 50, so start there if you’re just joining us!) Links/Resources Mentioned This Episode: Sharing about our decision to start homeschooling next year: While You Were Folding Episode 055: If I […]

  • 055 If I Ran the Zoo: Our Decision to Homeschool

    26/02/2020 Duração: 43min

    Intro: Quick update on building our house Getting back into family meetings (here’s our family meeting agenda) Using the word “romance” for inspiration this Lent Today’s Topic: If I Ran the Zoo: Our Decision to Homeschool Why (and it’s not because we stopped liking our great Catholic school) After-school restraint collapse Why we’re excited My […]