January 9, 2014

Mom the patient

A few days after playing "Nurse Mom," I found myself on the other end of the spectrum.  I woke up with an ailing tummy around 4 a.m. On New Year's Eve.  When I failed to improve by mid-morning, Patrick wisely whisked Frank and Leo off to his parent's house.  (Collin
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Young professionals groups tap into neglected demographic

Boys Hope Girls Hope, the Ronald McDonald House and the basilica are among organizations starting young professionals groups.
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7 Quick Takes Friday (What we didn’t do for Epiphany, dumpling-making plans, and memories of a chapel)

— 1 —We took chalk to Mass with us on Sunday so we could ask the priest to bless it for us. We were planning to do an Epiphany house blessing on our new home.The Mass was beautiful and Leo and Daniel were model Mass participants. After the closing hymn, however, we lost
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