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October 7, Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary - Favorite Rosary Quotes

Today is the Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary and October is the month of the Holy Rosary, so I would like to share some of my favorite quotes about the rosary: 549 more words


Passing the Ball

I’ve been thinking about forgiving people who don’t give one whit that they’ve wronged us. It’s a tough thing! I’ve learned, though, that forgiveness is crucial in the quest of holding joy in one’s heart. 351 more words


Turning 20

He just turned 20.  How do these things happen?  He was 2, I blinked, and now he is 20.  Good grief.

I think I should receive gifts on my kids’ birthdays!  912 more words

No Small Thing

I washed and folded three loads of laundry today. I fished a ring out of the bath tub drain. I scrubbed that same bath tub. I helped my toddler line up 12 pairs of shoes in a straight line. 374 more words


starting over, starting again. starting.

After discerning it, deciding and moving forward, I could not be more grateful that I submitted to God’s will and have moved on from ministry in the parish-setting. 184 more words


Hong Kong Cakes and Blown-out Candles with Susan B. Kason

This cross-cultural birthday post is a bit different than the others. More rum, less sprinkles. A sophisticated, intercultural love story, this coming-of-age tale plays out over continents, through hopping cities, and over great seas. 1,299 more words


On Motherhood, Physics and Relativity

Today, while doing chores, I listened to a book on tape from the library called, “How the Universe got its Spots.” (This is a link to the Amazon book, because I couldn’t link to the book on tape for some reason.) 745 more words