Children are a Heritage from the Lord

Hallmark invites us to celebrate Grandparent Day in September – this year, September 13th. I asked one of our Guest Bloggers, Kathy Bueno, to share her reflection on being a Grandparent. Kathy and her husband, Julián have been full-time grandparents for their two grandchildren.  Thank you Kathy, for sharing your reflection with us.  “Children are a… Continue reading Children are a Heritage from the Lord

How Does Your Garden Grow?

By Jerome Shen Today we welcome guest blogger, Jerry Shen. Jerry has been gardening for many years and as I watch him out there digging and weeding, I realize that he thoroughly enjoys gardening despite the hassles. To all of you gardeners out there, I salute you.Bridget “He don’t plant taters, he don’t plant cotton. And them… Continue reading How Does Your Garden Grow?

Clearing Mind and House During the Pandemic

“The greatest need of our time is to clean out the enormous mass of mental and emotional rubbish that clutters our mind.”   Thomas Merton As the worry and fear of the coronavirus continues lapping towards our doors and lintels, the above quote from Thomas Merton, well-known author and contemplative monk who lived at Gethsemane Monastery… Continue reading Clearing Mind and House During the Pandemic