Category Archives: gardening/nature

gardening/nature

Family Fun at the Aquarium

New Orleans has a beautiful Aquarium on the riverfront.  We go once a year when we’re down in the city at Mardi Gras time.  A wonderful new addition to the attraction is the Mayan Treasures theme and Parakeet Point.  We … Continue reading

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What’s the Story Morning Glory?

When leaving work today, a splatter of hot pink caught my eye.  It was on a statue of the Blessed Virgin Mary on our parish campus.  I thought, “Now, if they (whoever they is) were going to paint the white … Continue reading

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A Walk in the Woods

Who’s woods these are, I think I know…His house is in the village though… BREC’s Bluebonnet Nature Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana

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A Much Needed Afternoon of Silence

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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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Dana’s Photo Gallery

If you haven’t already seen my photo gallery through Facebook, please check it out.  If you like what you see and think others would too, please forward it to your friends.  I’m trying to decide if I want to pay … Continue reading

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Bucket List

Help my children and husband (and myself!) get to heaven Spread the message of the Sacred Heart of Jesus far and wide Develop a closer relationship to Jesus and to the Blessed Mother Read the bible from cover to cover … Continue reading

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Star of Bethlehem

Have you seen the documentary that aired on EWTN this Christmas called Star of Bethlehem?  If you have not seen it, you really must!  Through study, a lawyer, by trade, discovers that the conception, birth and death of Jesus were … Continue reading

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Teresian Sisters’ Convent, Covington

       Yesterday, I had the privilege of directing a retreat for our sixth graders.  It was held at the Teresian Sisters’ Convent in Covington, Louisiana.  It is just 30 minutes from our school, and yet it is a world away … Continue reading

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Psalm 42

As a deer longs for a stream of cool water,     so I long for you, O God.  I thirst for you, the living God.     When can I go and worship in your presence? We’ve been here nearly 9 … Continue reading

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