Christmas Greetings!

Christmas Greetings!
Recently I read a brief history on the House of Loreto.  According to tradition it was the home of the Holy Family and in the early centuries was miraculously transported to the town of Loreto in Italy.  The…

Hidden Gifts of the Season

With the approaching holidays most homemakers have mixed emotions. On one hand there is the desire and anticipation that everything will be peaceful and beautiful but on the other hand, the reality of the season can bring human and sometimes…

Does it Really Matter to the Kids?

On a recent visit back to Chicago, my daughter-in-law shared a dear tale about our little four and a half year old grandson, Ben. On most days he is driven to pre-school by his mother or grandmother who also picks…