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S2 Ep2 How-to Fashion: Why it Matters with Leah Darrow

S2 Ep2 How-to Fashion: Why it Matters with Leah Darrow

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  What is fashion, and why does it even matter? In today’s episode, Lisa chats with Catholic speaker, author, podcaster, wife, and mama Leah Darrow about the seemingly surface-y topic of fashion, but as you’ll hear, the conversation gets deep quickly. Discussion points include everything from the definition of fashion, to ethics and fashion, to where […]

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S2 Ep1 How-to You: Because Only You Can Be You

S2 Ep1 How-to You: Because Only You Can Be You

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  Welcome to Season 2 of the podcast! In this kickoff episode, we will be looking at the importance of knowing ourselves as we discuss two principles for how and why to be you. Along the way, we will discuss how social media can affect our self-image, the difference between being fully alive and fully […]

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How-to Easter: Feast it Up

How-to Easter: Feast it Up

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  Easter is not just on Sunday, it’s a 50 day season! How will you live it? In today’s episode hosts Kevin and Lisa Cotter discuss the significance of the Easter season, what feast days to look out for, and how to savor the season. Make sure to listen to the end for a special […]

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How-to Holy Week: Make it Count

How-to Holy Week: Make it Count

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  Holy Week starts on Sunday, are you ready to enter into the mystery? In this episode hosts Kevin and Lisa Cotter discuss the beauty and meaning of Holy Week, along with practical ways to live it out.   SHOWNOTES Quiet Holy Week activities for kids Palm Sunday Playset Last Supper puzzle Last Supper Lego Set […]

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How-to Not Podcasting

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  Just a little update on the How-to Catholic Podcast!  

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How-to Homeless: Encountering Poverty with Blake Brouillette from Christ in the City

How-to Homeless: Encountering Poverty with Blake Brouillette from Christ in the City

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  For many, encountering the homeless can be uncomfortable. You see them, you want to help, but you aren’t sure how to respond. In today’s episode Christ in the City missionary Blake Brouillette shares four easy ways you can turn encountering the homeless from an awkward experience to a welcomed one.   SHOWNOTES Connect with Christ […]

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How-to Jane Austen: More than Mr. Darcy with Beth Sri

How-to Jane Austen: More than Mr. Darcy with Beth Sri

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  For many, Jane Austen’s novels are better know as Hollywood chick flicks, however, there is so much more to her stories! In today’s episode, Lisa interviews Beth Sri on why everyone (including men!) should read Jane Austen not merely for entertainment value, but for what they can teach us about virtue and life.   SHOWNOTES Beth’s […]

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How-to Lent: Resolution Revolution

How-to Lent: Resolution Revolution

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  LENT. IS. HERE. Don’t just give up chocolate this Lent; learn how to become like Jesus. Kevin and Lisa share their craziest Lenten sacrifices and help you make your own resolutions as they focus on the three themes of prayer, fasting, and almsgiving.   SHOWNOTES Stations of the Cross Candles: Catholic Missionary Family (My […]

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How-to Dating Detox

How-to Dating Detox

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  Tired of today’s toxic dating scene? So were we. In this episode, Kevin and Lisa give you a behind the scenes look at their new book, Dating Detox. Learn more about why they wrote the book and why you (or someone you know) should go on a Dating Detox.   SHOWNOTES   Where to […]

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To the Woman Who’s Thinking of Hooking Up on Valentine’s Day

To the Woman Who’s Thinking of Hooking Up on Valentine’s Day

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  Tomorrow is the day you’ll be reminded of that fact that you’re single, which, you tell yourself, means you’re not enough. So how are you going to handle it? Perhaps you’re still not sure. Maybe you’ll spend the day in sweats watching chick flicks and bemoaning the fact that there are no good men […]

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