[after dinner this evening] Kathryn: Mommy, what day is today? Me: It’s Monday, January 8th. Christopher: [huffing indignantly] NO! It’s Mon-NIGHT, Mommy!
…or, in our household, we TWO kings and a flying dinosaur. (Ah, life with a three-year old!) Coming to visit Mary, baby Jesus, and an angel. (Seriously, I don’t dress ’em, folks… I just report it) Actually, it was a good day, filled with spanakopita (OK, it’s not exactly “eastern,” but it was “exotic” enough … [Read more…]
Ever been completely blown away (shamed, humbled) by one of your children? Ever totally overwhelmed by the sensitivity of one of your kids? I have been. Take tonight, for example. My dh and I were on the couch, watching TV after a long day. I was tired, and needing serious down time. Enter Sean. “Mommy, … [Read more…]
“Propter quod et Deus illum exaltavit et donavit illi nomen super omne nomen: Ut in nomine Iesu omne genu flectat caelestium et terrestrium et infernorum: Et omnis lingua confiteatur quia Dominus Iesus Christus in gloria est Dei Patris.” “For which cause, God also hath exalted him and hath given him a name which is above … [Read more…]
I tried to get these finished so I could add them to my list of books for 2006 but, alas, I didn’t make it. Oh well. I am still currently reading: Orthodoxy by G.K. ChestertonI Believe in Love by Fr. Jean d’ElbeeFire Within by Thomas DubayDivine Mercy Within My Soul: Diary of St. FaustinaThe History … [Read more…]