Monthly Archives: June 2014

The Answer for Families

I’ve just finished my fourth book, “The Answer for Families.”  The cover is a cherished picture of Annie and Eric walking hand in hand through the woods a few years ago, when she was about 10-11. The title makes a … Continue reading

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Grape Leaves, Anyone?

These are simple to make and are delicious!  I wish I’d remembered to take a picture of the finished product, but my gang wiped them all out before I could grab my camera.  They look like little green cigars snuggled … Continue reading

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Bay St. Louis, A Really Pleasant Surprise

For Father’s Day, our family met in Bay St. Louis, Mississippi for lunch.  The sweet, little town was such a pleasant surprise.  I had not been since before Hurricane Katrina.  At that time, it was a bit run down – … Continue reading

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Reflection on Today’s Readings, Wednesday, June 25

Readings for June 25, 2014\ When contemplating the readings this morning, I thought of a couple of things.  First, in the Kings reading: Standing by the column, the king made a covenant before the LORD that they would follow him … Continue reading

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Domestic Diva

  What is one of the best things about teaching?  It’s JUNE!  I’m over the moon for JUNE!  No sense of urgency or foreboding as in the sunny month of July – Just June.  It’s the best! I’ve been enjoying … Continue reading

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Gardening Projects

I’m totally enjoying the opportunity and the time to be able to work in my garden.  I don’t mind the warmth at all!  Barefootin’! This week, I added some flowers to my wildflower/butterfly garden, and refreshed the Mary Garden.  The … Continue reading

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Sweet Sunday (In and Around) my Hometown

It’s been awhile since I’ve done a “Sweet Sunday” picture post.  I went to a few pretty places within 20 miles of my hometown this week and would like to share.  I feel incredibly blessed to be surrounded by such … Continue reading

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Feast of Corpus Christi – Gospel Reflection

Reflection on Readings for Sunday, June 22, 2014 This summer, I hope to get back in the routine of posting a personal reflection on the readings for Sunday mass.  Often, I feel that as a regular mommy person, I don’t … Continue reading

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“Holy Home Decorating”

Please check out my first Pinterest board post.  I was feeling crafty!

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The Gift of Children

Yesterday was truly a blessing, and it was not because it was my 48th birthday (Yikes!).  The day did not turn out to be at all like I had planned, but perhaps transformed into something even better.  I was so … Continue reading

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