We said good-bye to the Alleluia and “buried” it in our special box. The kids were very excited to revisit this tradition. We set up our Lenten altar on the mantle. The votives are covered in black and white pictures of the Stations of the Cross that Ruth linked to here. Every year we make a […]
Monday of Holy Week
Blessed Holy week to you. Today is the day I start my prep work for the Triduum and general Easter celebrating. This means quite a bit of cleaning. I thought I’d share a bit of what we do. Today I assess the wardrobe for the coming week. Kevin is serving Thursday night and the girls […]
This week in New York the schools are closed for winter break. This makes the schedule here a little lighter since most of the activities after school are cancelled as well. Without the deadline of having to get out for choir and dance and all the other commitments we have a more leisurely day although […]
Happy Fat Tuesday!
Tomorrow Lent begins and I spent the weekend getting us ready for some activities to make it more meaningful for my children. Right now they are feasting on Mardi Gras pancakes… The purple one isn't so vibrant. They like it anyway. Our Allelulia is ready to be buried tonight. I'll pop in later to show […]
"…it is finished" And bowing his head, he handed over his spirit. John 19:30