I will probably look like the chick from the Grudge in this blog post. Hopefully not by the end of it, though. I always thought I was someone who had the upper hand in forgiving people. As naive as it sounds, I have always had such a hard time holding grudges. Then I met Laura. … Continue reading Forgiveness
Relationships seem complicated these days. We have all these romance novels and flicks showing us how beautiful and wonderful true love is. And it's all bullshanks. Did you lock eyes with your mother and just know this was the person you would love for the rest of your life, and then never fought? HELL NO. … Continue reading Rational Relationship Advice
The last two masses Daniel and I have gone to have had the wrong readings. I wondered if maybe we should leave that mass to go to a later one; if then we would be getting the correct reading, but I thought that God must have wanted all of us in this room to experience … Continue reading Diary Entry: Wrong Mass Readings
Spring is around the corner! And I want to talk about four cute Spring things that I love about Spring! First, we have to get through March. It comes in like a Lion (threatening our precious town with the rising river level) and goes out like a lamb indicating the beginning of spring! LAMBS But … Continue reading My Favorite Spring Things
I'm a Louisiana girl, living in a Louisiana world. Yet I've never been to a Nawlins Mardi Gras parade. Fat Tuesday! Today is Fat Tuesday because tomorrow is Ash Wednesday. Us Catholics fast all day tomorrow! It's one of the two days we fast fast. Fast fast meaning we don't eat (or if you choose … Continue reading Diary Entry: Mardi Gras and Fat Tuesday
As much time as I have had to think about what I ought to give up for Lent you would think I would be prepared. But I'm not. I have one day left and I'm still waiting for the right thing to pop into my head. Many people give up social media or some sort … Continue reading Diary Entry: Lent!