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the hermit + his wife

the hermit + his wife

By The Hermit + His Wife
One works in law, one in ministry, one is a hermit, one is a mega people person, four kids in six years, welcome to our hermit/circus life
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Important Hobbies + Cultivating Leisure

the hermit + his wife

Bonus Ep + Pandemic, Baby, and New Book
We survived the pandemic and helped collaborate on a new book with Blessed is She! With a new baby! Come here all the details.
April 14, 2021
NFP + Unexpected Blessings Ep 11
We talk about Natural Family Planning and go through how it's not Catholic birth control, sharing from our own experience, ramble a bit, and also touch on when pregnancies are a surprise. Would love to hear your experiences, too!
June 08, 2020
11 Years + Advice for Young Us
We just passed 11 years of marriage and share what advice we'd give to ourselves back in those initial days, months, and years of marriage. Pretty basic but I love how even basic can be profound. Cheers to 111 more!
May 31, 2020
Gritty Determination + Fresh Habits Ep 9
We talk all about perseverance--what is it, how do we deepen our ability to persevere, and Anthony's fascination with grit and grits (yes, the food). A little boost for your spirits (and mine!) with a checklist on how to make little changes that can lead to big ones. Thanks for commenting, liking, and sharing. We appreciate you being here.
May 24, 2020
Spiritual Warfare + Finding Hope
Anthony goes deep in what spiritual warfare is and how we combat it while Nell shares her ongoing battle with discouragement and where we draw our hope from. It's your basic Aquinas, Scripture, philosophy take on things. Thanks for listening, sharing, and leaving a review!
May 17, 2020
Important Hobbies + Cultivating Leisure
We talk leisure! Why are hobbies important? How do you have them when you have an intense life? What happens when priorities are out of whack and you don't cultivate downtime that's rejuvenating in your life? Anthony and Nell answer these questions and more with two surprise cameo appearances. 
May 15, 2020
I Love You + I Like You
We talk about working on actually liking the people we love, love deepening in our relationship, and how little habits stack to equal larger love. Thanks for sharing, commenting, liking, and subscribing!
May 07, 2020
Touchy/Feely Prayer + Home Altars
We share all about our prayer life & growth in this area of our lives. Anthony gives a great elevator speech for Blessed is She and reveals his fav 17th century monk. the sound is a little grainy (SORRY!) but thanks for sharing, liking, commenting, and being kind about Nell's post-shower hair.
May 03, 2020
Honest Parenting + Midnight Dishes
We dish on parenting, finagling marriage in those early years with many small babies and rough pregnancies, parenting the kid you actually have, and cultivating their prayer life. Thanks for liking, subscribing, commenting, and sharing.
April 30, 2020
Boring Lawyers + Almost Monks
Talking about vocation! Being lawyers, almost becoming a monk! Transition from being a lawyer and ++ doing what is actually in front of us++ 💙😘
April 26, 2020
Junk Drawers + Law School Love
Details like how many siblings Nell has and what wild gift Anthony bought her while they were dating . . . . A little background and our love story.
April 23, 2020
the hermit + his wife promo!
Meet Anthony (hermit) and Nell (people person). Two Catholic lawyers, but only one working at a law firm. The other works in ministry. Four kids in six years living in Saint Paul, hiding in their third floor oratory.
April 22, 2020