Christ Is Risen!

I can’t remember the last time I was home (childhood home) for Easter. It’s never been that big of a holiday in our family, not comparable to Christmas anyways. But I do have fond memories of our family’s holiday preparations, my mother and I dying the eggs, the brunch on Easter Sunday at my grandparents’ […]

Jack-O’-Lanterning the Day Away

It’s quite possible that I will OD on Halloween activities this year. We decorated the house/yard for trick-or-treaters, we’ve had our first trip to the pumpkin patch where we let the little lamb loose, then we went to a different pumpkin patch with a hoard of kids to pick up the perfect pumpkins, went home […]