Category: Reflecting

We will remember

The weather here today in Northern Virginia is just like it was on September 11, 2001, fourteen years later. Fourteen…

7QT: Summer so Far, Cuz it ain’t over yet!

Linking up with Kelly at This Ain’t the Lyceum for 7 Quick Takes. I usually start the summer white-knuckling my…

Act like a college kid or a toddler

A few weeks ago, we had the privilege of attending our nieces’ graduation from Franciscan University. Playing, sitting around together…

Non-stop

Life is so very full right now, and I’m pretty sure I’m not alone in feeling as though we’re running…

Holy Thursday Reflections

Last Supper by Bouveret, 1896 I wish I could go to Holy Thursday Mass tonight. One of the kids is…

Slow Life Down in 7

The other day, while my folks were visiting, we went out for some coffee and breakfast while the older four…

On blogs, bloggers, and blogging

This blog recently received a major overhaul.  My two main goals for my new blog were: The site had to…

That time I hid the statues

When I was 16, I was a sophomore at Holy Cross High School in Delran, New Jersey.  I was by…

What’s in a name?

I have a funny story to tell you.  I mentioned in my giveaway post that Bonnie Engstrom of A Knotted…

50 days of grey

Skies that is.  The trees look sad, the grass looks sad, the sky is sad.  There’s no question that I’m…