"Shrovetide is the English equivalent of what is known in the greater part of Southern Europe as the "Carnival"-"The English custom of eating pancakes was undoubtedly suggested by the need of using up the eggs and fat which were, originally at least, prohibited articles of diet during the forty days of Lent." A good opportunity to sit… Continue reading Shrovetide (Pancake Tuesday)
Lenten Reflection Garden based on Matthew 13:3-9 (Parable of the Sower) Used Egg Carton Seed Starter instructions and subbed 3 compartments; The path (in which the birds ate the seeds) - Popsicle sticks The rocky ground - Garden Pebbles Thorns - Gnarly twigs (or glue toothpicks to make thorns) Label and/or journal what the path, rocks and thorn represent,… Continue reading Lenten Reflection Garden
Personalized Spiritual Reflection (flip book) Valentine Card for Him. My husband Loved this! This is a flip book Valentine based on a reflection "Banquet of God" from Fr. Leo Clifford. and 1 Corinthians 13:4-8. We place "God" (or Christ) in the place of the word "Love" and then your name. Here are all the pages, finished… Continue reading Saint Valentine’s Day
John - Chapter 2 Celebrating the Sacrament of Marriage National Marriage Week February 7-14 Supplies Used: Wedding photo Wooden Base White paint Heavy paper (Backing) Decorative/Scrapbook paper (for base) Trim; Lace and Pearls Mini Flowers Glitter Mod Podge Other Ideas with kids: Look at wedding photos & talk about the Mass / Ceremony Talk about keeping Christ… Continue reading Wedding Feast at Cana
A spot in the home for reflective meditation and prayer; to forget the rest of the house and enjoy a moment with the Lord.