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Pesto-Tomato Dream!

All the ingredients you would need to make this magical dinner are: Tortillas (pick or make whatever kind your family likes, flour or corn work equally well!) Tomato Paste Pesto Pepperoni and other toppings Shredded Russet Potato Because our family is dairy-free we have…

Michael row my boat with you…..

He was the closest person I have ever known to die. It has been tragic. It stings so deeply, thinking of his shining face and goofy laugh.   Michael Sheets was one of the boys, he was in love with Anna, and he was a wonderful dad…

Diapers In the Dark!

Recently, I found myself bragging about how I can change diapers in the dark to my dear friend, Mary Jo. We are excited to teach Level II Atrium next year for the 6-9 year olds in our parish, but a bit wary on some…

Make Me Little

There are many Holy men and women that have come before me. Many crazy ones, too. I am hoping hard for the former. The Church has dubbed these folks “saints” and they are people we ask to pray or intercede for us, just like…

Lenten Lentils, and Goodbyes to Great Men

 It’s been an interesting Lent so far, Pope Benedict is retiring (gasp), and on top of that our dear priest, Father Fortunato is moving to a new assignment in Chicago. We went to see his last mass at Pius Union the Shrine of Saint…

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Wandering Womb, Babies on Vacation!

By request, for my friends, family, and followers! “There are few surprises left in life”, I thought the summer of 2007. I had three beautiful daughters, and one wonderful big guy- we had always gone with my husbands family to a small lake on the north-east side…