This is one of those random thoughts that came to my mind as I was going about my day. I was thinking about the saints and I started to recall some of my favorites – the saints that I pray to often and whom I wish
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Spring is well underway and we are quickly making our way to summer weather here in NJ. Everyone is heading outdoors and soon school (homeschool and traditional) will be coming to a close shortly. With school’s end, the question becomes, “What do we do?” Here are some of Andrew’s favorite outdoor
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(Note: This is a repost of one of my all-time popular posts.)
We are quickly approaching Summer and the hot weather that comes with it. Unfortunately, that often means a lot of people walking around wearing almost nothing – especially at the beach or pool. It often amazes me how people wear swimsuits
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This is a re-post of another very popular post for Lent:
Want to spend some time praying the scriptures this Lent, but don’t know where to start? The Liturgy is wrought with meaningful verses to encourage us to deepen our understanding of the Lord’s sacrifice, to open
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I have tons of books I want to read this year. Actually, I keep a running list of the books I want to read and every time I read a review, or see a book on paperback swap or somewhere else, my list just gets longer! I don’t mind, though. I would rather have too
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I’ve never been a fan of making New Year’s Resolutions. It feels like nothing more than setting ourselves up for failure. After all, how many of us make resolutions only to break them by the end of January (or by the end of the first week!)?
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Last week I shared some of our favorite Christmas Movies and today I’m sharing some of our favorite Christmas music! There’s no better way to get into the spirit of Christmas than to listen to melodic hymns or dancing around the house to “Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree”.
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One of the best things about the Advent/Christmas season is being able to cuddle up as a family and watch Christmas movies. Here are a few of our favorites:
1. Elf. No matter how many times I watch this movie I always laugh like crazy!
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Yesterday I talked about why honoring the Lord’s Day is important. Today I would like to suggest some activities you can do as a family to honor the Lord’s Day:
1. Go to church. Yep, I know I’m probably preaching to the choir (pun intended!) to most people reading this. But,
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Fall is here and that means an abundance of apples! If you are planning to go apple picking or have more apples then you know what to do with, here are some unusual apple recipes I found around the ‘net: (P.S. Most of these sites have other
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