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Celebrating "The Feasts" with Cardinal Wuerl and Mike Aquilina

In their new book The Feasts: How the Church Year Forms Us as Catholics, Cardinal Wuerl, Archbishop of Washington, and well-known Catholic author Mike Aquilina examine not only the major and minor feasts of the Church, but the history and theological significance of these significant days throughout the Church year.   1,084 more words



We love our little garden
It is more or less complete
Charming in the winter
But best in Summer heat

We have roses here and lavender… 106 more words


Easy, healthy ice-cream

The thought of summer-fruit season almost being over makes me feel sad. I know that now-a-days you can eat strawberries in december, but a part of my kitchen principles is to eat according to seasons, in order to not support ‘fake-made’ food and use what nature naturally provides. 196 more words


To September (13 September)

Hard summer voices
issue single words
clipped instructions
in just Spring:

bare feet, bleached hair
ambling beneath and
without clouds drowning
sunlight reigns

untamed youth in… 20 more words


Spring Stroll

In Christchurch in September it’s traditional to take a walk along Harper Avenue and relish the beautiful display of cherry bloosom.

The blossom was absolutely breath-taking even in light rain. 36 more words

Central Christchurch

sweater weather

It’s sweater weather, my lovely friends. Cool, crisp, delightfully cozy sweater weather. This thrills me. I would be more than happy to live in a place where it was almost always fall weather. 101 more words


irish beef stew

Soups and stews are one of the perfect comfort foods that fall has to offer. And this one, this Irish Beef Stew, is one of the best we’ve found. 368 more words