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It's Bad News Week

Well, since it’s nearly Easter I am easing out of my news fast – and after only about 20 minutes of the Today programme I’d had enough.   398 more words

Friends And Family

Gave it up for Lent..and so glad

I haven’t been a frequent poster here on our little farm blog in the last several months, but that has been primarily since life has become even more hectic than before.  1,115 more words

I Already Knew I Liked Wine

Someone posts a photo of her beloved pet, and I weep.

Someone posts a photo of a great flash mob, and I weep.

Someone posts a quote, and I weep. 201 more words

Gaining Perspective

Giving Ourselves over to God

Last week, the priest who was presiding at the Ash Wednesday service at my son’s Catholic elementary school opened mass by asking, “Who thinks that Lent is about giving something up?” A majority of the children, as well as a good portion of the teachers and parents present, raised their hands. 865 more words

Claire Bischoff

Lenten discipline

“So what are you giving up for Lent this year?” is a question that flew around on Facebook a lot in the weeks preceding Ash Wednesday.  448 more words


Ash Wednesday

Today is Ash Wednesday.  The season of penance, reflection, and fasting to prepare for Easter Sunday.   I went to a service this afternoon to get ashes.  254 more words

Plastic Challenge For Lent

How fast this year seems to moving, we are already in March heading towards Easter. It is so scary how the weeks are just flying by. 245 more words

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