Yes, according to our calendars, Advent is still more than a month away! But for me, it started a week ago with the launch of press activities for my new little Advent devotional 5-Minute Prayers Around the Advent Wreath. I was delighted to be a guest on my friend A.J. (Amy) Cattapan's live video … [Read more...] about Sharing Advent with Amy Cattapan
While the temperatures in Los Angeles promise to reach over 80 degrees today, I'm detecting a little hint of holiday spirit in the air with the launch of my latest book project, 5-Minute Prayers Around the Advent Wreath. Published in conjunction with my wonderful friends at Ave Maria Press, this … [Read more...] about 5-Minute Prayers Around the Advent Wreath Launches!
Opportunities to gather in-person to celebrate the Christmas season feel more plentiful this year, but very few of them offer families the opportunity to truly understand the "reason for the season" with as much attention and care as the St. Nicholas Christmas Show. Jointly sponsored by Adventure … [Read more...] about St. Nicholas Christmas Show
Initially, I need to apologize for not being able to share the first of today's book recommendations on a timely basis. Due to circumstances in our family, my work schedule has been sporadic at best for the past few months. This being said, I still want to strongly recommend both of these titles … [Read more...] about Two Family Titles for Christmas and Beyond
As a mother, some of my favorite family traditions and memories revolve around snuggling under the covers with my boys and sharing a beautiful book. This year, I'm delighted to share two recent releases from Sophia Institute Press that fall into my "instant classic" library of children's … [Read more...] about Two New Books That Look Like Christmas Classics
Somehow, we are just days away from the beginning of a new liturgical year! On Sunday, November 29, we celebrate the start of Advent. For many of us who have struggled mightily with challenges in 2020, this season of light and hope hangs before us like a beacon. We desire change not only in dealing … [Read more...] about Ready for Advent? Try “O Radiant Dawn”
On this week's show, we visit with Sandi Pino, who serves as Senior Director of the Parish and Community Services Department at Cross Catholic Outreach. We discuss Cross Catholic Outreach's "Box of Joy" program. Through the Box of Joy program, you can ensure these children are not deprived of … [Read more...] about Cross Catholic “Box of Joy” – Lisa Hendey & Friends Podcast – Episode 36
https://youtu.be/Coyz5fuLa9g I'm thrilled to share the happy news that just in time for Advent, I've created and published a Kindle version of my Advent devotional O Radiant Dawn: 5-Minute Prayers Around the Advent Wreath. When it was originally published in 2012, this simple page-per-day family … [Read more...] about “O Radiant Dawn” Republished to Help Light Up Your Advent Season