Hello, Beautiful Mama!
I'm Danielle Bean, the host of the Summit, a wife and mom, and I'm thrilled to welcome you to this amazing collection of presentations and resources curated specifically for Catholic moms!
So many of us struggle to find joy within our vocation of motherhood, and this Summit is here to help you do exactly that. Our dynamic presenters share inspiration, wisdom, and encouragement from a wide variety of experiences and backgrounds. God bless you!
- How to balance your never-ending obligations and expectations.
- Why inadequacy, guilt, and regret plague all of us, and how to move past these robbers of joy.
- How to avoid overwhelm and actually recharge!
- What’s really at the root of a general feeling of unhappiness and what to do about it!
- Practical step-by-step advice on parenting, marriage, work, health, prayer!
... and much more!
Featuring 84 Amazing Presenters!
Danielle Bean, Host
"What Happy Moms Know"
"4 Ways Motherhood Changes You for the Better"
"The Art of Creating Community"
"Forming Your Children’s Conscience"
"Sandwiched: Caring for Yourself While Caring for Your Parents"
"Motherhood: The Most Important Job in the World"
"Don't Listen to Lies: Know Who You Are and the Great Things God Calls You To"
"Chosen and Cherished: Biblical Wisdom for Your Marriage"
"Every Mom is a Homeschooler"
"The Discipline of Self Care"
"How Motherhood Has Healed Me of the Wounds of Childhood Sexual Abuse"
"I Can’t Social Distance Anymore, I’m Radically Relational!"
"You Can Do It and So Can They; Incorporating Work Into Your Family's Lifestyle"
"Transitioning from Newlywed to Newly Having Kids"
"What St. Joan of Arc Can Teach Us About Motherhood"
"Different Moms, Different Ways to Pray"
"Helping Moms Get the Break They Need Without Bingeing"
Sr. Helena Raphael Burns
"You Can't Have It All"
"A Truce on the Mom Wars: The critical role of community in embracing your unique motherhood"
"Liturgical Living in Prayer and Practice"
"Grace Trifecta: Prayer, Sacrament and Scripture"
"Build the Kind of Marriage Your Kids Will Want to Have"
"Redemptive Motherhood / Our Lady of Sorrows and the Power of Prayer"
"Teach your Children to Hear God's Voice in 4 Easy Steps"
"Our Children Are Not Our Own"
"Strengthening Your Marriage and Family Through the Sacred Heart Devotion"
"Mother-in-Laws; Can't Live With Them, Can't Live Without Them"
"What'll We Fall For? Defining and Truly Living Out Your Catholic Values."
"When There is No Peace in Motherhood - Coping with Anxiety and Depression as a Mom"
"Why Your Dreams Are Not Selfish - and How to Make Them Come to Life"
Marge Steinhage Fenelon
"Real Forgiveness is R.A.R.E"
Patti Maguire Armstrong
"How to Break the Gossip Habit"
"Littles and Bigs: How Tantrums Prepared Me for Teenagers"
"Seeking Heroic Virtue: Lessons on Holiness from Superheroes and Saints"
"Becoming the Mother of an Adult: Transitioning from Baby Mom to Adult Mom"
"Finding Healing in Jesus"
"Divine Mercy for Moms - Finding Peace in Your Struggles with the Divine Mercy Devotion"
Dr. Monique Ruberu
"The Truth About Birth Control"
"Children Who Stray: Once a Mother Always a Mother"
"Talking to Your Kids about Sex and Theology of the Body"
Sr. Nancy Usselmann
"A Media Spirituality for a Digital Age"
"A Liturgy of Love: Using a Morning Meeting to Set the Tone for Your Day"
"The Power of the Rosary for Mothers"
"3 Simple Tools to Form Your Children into Little Disciples"
"Are You Too Busy? A Real Life Plan For Balancing Your Schedule and Making Time For What Really Matters"
"How to Balance it All While Keeping Your Sanity"
"Ways to Love Your Husband if He Suffers From Depression"
"Birthing 101: What I Wish I Knew in My First Four Pregnancies"
"Why Mothers are Great Philosophers"
"How You Can Adopt Mary's Life-Changing Advent Spirit"
"15 Soul Satisfying Things to do on Your Phone"
"Contending with the Distortions of Womanhood"
"A Mother's Intercession - Don't be Afraid to A.S.K."
"Healing After Miscarriage"
"Finding Joy in Motherhood"
"Preparing Your Daughter for Adolescence"
"Reaching Balance through Recalibration"
"How to Face Spiritual Battles and Declare Truth for Your Children"
"How to Dream Together With Your Husband"
"8 Simple Ways to Be a Better Mom Today"
"Inside the Messy - The Beautiful Life of Foster Parenting"
"Dealing with a Husband Who Uses Porn"
"Motherhood as the Heart of Catholic Feminism”
"Praying with My Husband Makes Me a Better Mom"
Katie Prejean McGrady
"Balancing Act: Working From Home and Making it Work"
"Homeschooling: Starting Right and Sticking with it"
Adele Paz Collins
"Developing a Family Plan of Life."
"A Proverbs 31 Guide to Family Finances"
"The Joys and Challenges of Modeling Our Motherhood After Mary"
"Discovering Your Feminine Genius in Motherhood"
"When You Don’t Have the Family You Planned For: How to Believe You’re Catholic Enough"
"Special Needs Parenting"
"Single Moms: The Gift of Allowing Others to Help Carry Your Cross"
Tina Santiago Rodriguez
"It's OK to Not be OK: Relying on God's Grace and Mercy"
"How Motherhood Changes Your Relationship with God."
"Introduction to Catholic Meditation"
"Pursuing Holiness as a Single Mom"
"The Corporal Works of Mommy"
"Meal Planning and Prep Tips for Busy Moms"
"Why We Need Nature; How We Can Give Our Children More"
"The Temperament God Gave your Children: A Mom's Guide to Raising Souls"
"Discovering your Dignity & Beauty and Helping Your Daughter(s) to Do the Same"
"A Catholic Guide to Spending Less and Living More"
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