I bet there is a “strong one” in your family: the rock on whom the rest of your family can depend.
There are seasons of parenting which also feel long and green, when the days and moments blend together in one continuous stream. During one such season for me, when I was a stay-at-home parent, I found help in a prayer practice made for ordinary days: the Ignatian Examen.
This year, Saint Julian’s feast day coincides with Mother’s Day.
Worshiping with kids under 5 has never been easy…and during the pandemic it is even more difficult.