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Catching up

Catching up

I know I do not blog much any more. But, as it is a new year, I am trying to “catch up” and get back at it, because I really do enjoy it. To start catching up, here a couple pictures from this last Autumn that I never shared. The Kiddo wanted to be a … Continue reading

St. Francis Day

St. Francis Day

We had a fun celebration at church for St. Francis Day (October 4). There was a Blessing of the Animals, plus fun kids’ activities like pony rides and a petting zoo. It was great! The Kiddo enjoyed coloring St. Francis related pages. That tan, black, and white creature on the table in the photo above … Continue reading

St. Francis Day

St. Francis Day

October 4 is St. Francis Day. St. Francis is known for his great love of animals and all of God’s creation. To celebrate the day, the Wee One and I read the book St. Francis and the Wolf ┬áthe night before for bedtime reading. It is a lovely tale of how St. Francis was able … Continue reading

A Prayer for Animals

A Prayer for Animals

On St. Francis Day, I wanted to share this lovely prayer: Creator God, You have made a beautiful world filled with wonder and surprises! We adore you. Creator God, who has gifted us with the blessing of animals, those in the wild, those on farms, those in our own homes, We adore you. Creator God, … Continue reading