CM Hangout ( contributors)
Join the team from to hang out as we discuss family life, books, movies, music, personal productivity, career stuff, fitness and more from a Catholic perspective.

This week on's CM Hangout Podcast, co-hosts Erika Marie, Gina Felter chat it up with our guest and contributor Meg Matenaer all about Saints and the "Hallowtide" this week with Halloween, All Saints' Day, and All Souls' Day.

Direct download: CM_Hangout_w_Meg_Matanear_Audacity_mp3.mp3 Contributors -- posted at: 7:16pm UTC

This week on's CM Hangout Podcast, Lisa Hendey, Gina Felter and our special guest Erin McCole Cupp take on the dual topics of Mary during the month of October and the world of Catholic fiction. Visit Erin's site at and grab your copy of "Working Mother" for only .99 at Share your feedback to or using #CMHangout on social media. Catch our show every Tuesday at Youtube, iTunes, or using your favorite podcast app.

Direct download: CM_Hangout_05.mp3 Contributors -- posted at: 7:40pm UTC

This week on's CM Hangout Podcast, co-hosts Erika Marie and Lisa Jones welcome our guest and fellow contributor, Jeannie Ewing. They chatted about caregiving for our loved ones, grief, and grace.

Direct download: From_Grief_to_Grace_w_Jeannie_Ewing_CMHangout_Ep_4.mp3 Contributors -- posted at: 11:06pm UTC

Hangout with Erika, Lisa and Sarah as we introduce's latest project "CM Hangouts". Our topic for today is "Back to School" survival strategies, mishaps, tips and more. Find the prayer Erika shared at Share your feedback to or using #CMHangout on social media. Catch our show every Tuesday at Youtube, iTunes, or using your favorite podcast app.

Direct download: CM_Hangout_01_2.mp3 Contributors -- posted at: 8:19pm UTC

We're happy to be starting a new video podcast and (eventually) weekly hangout for our community at! Tune in weekly on Tuesdays for conversation and fun. In today's quick "test run", founder Lisa Hendey and CM writer Erika Marie talk about our goals for the show. Subscribe at iTunes by searching for CM Hangout Podcast, catch us on YouTube, and help us spread the word by using #CMHangout on your favorite social media platform.

Direct download: CM_Hangout_00_Test_Run-.mp3 Contributors -- posted at: 5:47pm UTC

Catholic Moments Podcast Episode #18 A "moment" with me! Today, it's an odds and ends podcast with some news and updates. I share my farewell to a good friend, Sheree and prepare for All Saints and All Souls with a recipe from Ann Ball for Pan de Meurtos. Also, please join me for a special project to support our troops by sending a card to James Terbay, son of our Catholic Mom columnist Susan Handle Terbay. You can send a Christmas card to Jimmy at this address:

SSG Terbay, James C.
G4/319 AFAR
Unit #31458 Box #18646
APO AE 09139

Links for this episode:
Taste and See Faith Giveaway
Catholic Mom Columnists
Trish Foti Genco - Catholic Musician
Fr. William Holtzinger - Catholic Podcaster
Ann Ball
Direct download: cm018.mp3 Contributors -- posted at: 8:00pm UTC

Catholic Moments Episode #9 Meet Lisa Mladinich, creator of Paradox Puppets and a superstar contributor.  Lisa shares her recipe for blending faith and creativity to create great catechetical results.  I also chat with a kid who's turning 13 and announce our new Catholic Mom logo store partnership with Captain Jeff of Nielsen Design Studio.

Links for this episode:
Catholic Mom Puppet Show Ministry Featuring "Paradox Puppets" by Lisa Mladinich
Faith and Family Magazine
Catholic Writers' Guild
Catholic Mom Logo Store - new and improved!

Direct download: cm009.mp3 Contributors -- posted at: 1:25am UTC