7QT – Catholic Conferences and Lenten Books

seven-quick-takes-friday-2-1024x727Please join me and other Catholic bloggers at This Ain’t the Lyseum for 7 Quick Takes.

1. Catholic Conference 4 Moms
The Catholic Conference 4 Moms begins today and continues through Monday. For registration and more the information, click here. There are many great speakers on the schedule. I’ll be talking about Responsible Parenthood (or How I Came to Have Five Kids When the Doctors Told Us to Stop at Three). Registration is FREECatholic Conference 4 Moms Banner.

2. Dynamic Women of Faith Conference
I’ll also be speaking at a one day women’s conference in Toronto next weekend (March 14). The topic of my talk will be “Coping With Difficult Losses.” I’ll be signing and selling books as well. DWF2015PNG

3. Discover or Rediscover Fasting
Lent is an ideal time to discover or rediscover fasting. Andy LaVallee’s book, From the Hub to the Heart, is not only an inspiring conversion story, but it is a great resource re: fasting! Kindle small

4. Amazon Author Page
Amazon has recently designed Amazon Author Pages. Check out my author page here.March 5- Amazon Author Page

5. Season of Mercy: Lent and Easter by Catherine Doherty
I highly recommend this wonderful book by Catherine Doherty.LentandEaster

6. Reading Shelf
My Battle Against Hitler – Dietrich von Hildebrand

7. Burger/Texting Cartoon

Image copyright James & Ellen Hrkach

Image copyright James & Ellen Hrkach

Copyright Ellen Gable Hrkach 2015
Cartoon copyright James and Ellen Hrkach (Please do not use without permission)