Thanksgiving Blessings

Tomorrow is Thanksgiving Day here in the US.  I am blessed to be visiting my mom in South Carolina for the week.  Games of Yahtzee and comfort food have adorned the week, with plenty more to come!  Here are a few random thoughts on some not-so-random blessings. My dad was transferred with his company right […]

A Season of Gratitude

It’s November 1st…All Saints Day!  Bruce and I went to Mass this morning at Holy Family Church here in Danville, since it worked best with his work schedule.  Beautiful hymns, beloved Scripture passages, heartfelt prayers, and even first class relics of some amazing Saints made it a wonderful way to start our day.  I truly […]

My 2016 Spiritual Board of Directors

Happy New Year!  It has been quite a while since I have written anything.  I could blame it on the “holiday rush,” but that would be disingenuous.  I was just too scattered in my various projects…everything from making birthday and Christmas cards to writing new talks for some 2016 events to trying to stay healthy! […]

I Love Him, and His Mother Too

I have a fabulous Mother-in-law!  Her name is Dorothy, and she is filled with joy!  I rarely see her upset.  She is down-to-earth, loves to laugh, is dedicated to her family, and is a feisty Euchre player. She and her husband raised my husband Bruce quite well, thankfully.  He is also pretty low-key (usually) and […]

Some Prolife thoughts from St. Augustine

Today is the Memorial of Saint Augustine, Bishop of Hippo, and one of the greatest and most beloved Saints of all time.  Several years ago, I purchased a copy of his Confessions, a true classic.  The book has short chapters, which are easy to review from time to time. So today I decided to bring the […]