Author Archives: beckymaag

About beckymaag

Hello and thank you for visiting Peace in the Pod! My name is Becky. I am a Catholic, a wife, a mother of three beautiful young children, and a child of God. I am imperfect but I am loved.

Devotion to the Seven Sorrows of Mary

I love my Catholic faith, but I’ve noticed that Catholic phrases are sometimes thrown around like the government throws around acronyms. For instance, when I worked for the government, I worked for DOH in BHR doing R&P and a little … Continue reading

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A Giveaway from Peace in the Pod and Jen’s Beads and Things

Today I am excited to be offering my very first giveaway! Thanks to my cousin Jen of Jen’s Beads and Things, I will be giving away a beautiful, hand crafted necklace and earring set to one lucky Peace in the Pod reader. … Continue reading

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Wrapping Up the Summer

Welcome to Fall! Or as I like to call it, that time of year when our children head off to school and peace reigns once again. If we’re honest, most of us will say that the start of school comes with a … Continue reading

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The Busy Mom’s Coupon Series: My Coupon Confession

Welcome to part 3 of The Busy Mom’s Coupon Series! The first post in this series is my Quick Start Guide, which wraps the whole couponing process up into a neat little package. My second post, No-Clip Coupon Options, explores some … Continue reading

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Easy Peasy Scallion Freezing

This spring, when I was plotting out the dimensions of our newest square foot garden the kids’ garden, I realized that two of the sides would have a little extra room. I tied the grid strings to make my square foot … Continue reading

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Taking a Break

Wow, it has been a LONG time since I posted anything on Peace in the Pod! Did you miss me? Actually, don’t answer that question… Since the day I started this blog, I have been struggling with balancing my work … Continue reading

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Update – Big Lessons from a (Gluten Free) Little Boy

You may have read my post Big Lessons from a Little Boy when I published it in February. A few people did. In fact, it is the second most popular post on my blog, following closely behind The Busy Mom’s Coupon … Continue reading

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My Depression Story

Oh, the paths God leads me down. Never in my life would I have expected to be a stay at home mother to three kids and a blogger who shares her inner struggles with the whole world. But, since God has a … Continue reading

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The Busy Mom’s Coupon Series: No-Clip Coupon Options

Welcome to the second part of The Busy Mom’s Coupon Series! My Quick Start Guide is a great resource for new couponers who need to get started quickly and easily. This second installment of the coupon series will focus on … Continue reading

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Are YOU Lonely?

  Would you publicly admit that you’re lonely? I recently mentioned on my personal Facebook page that despite a life full of blessings, I sometimes feel lonely. Since then, I have talked to several other women who could relate to … Continue reading

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