Feast Days

St. Elizabeth of Hungary- patron of bakers

Today is the feast day of St. Elizabeth of Hungary- patron of bakers! Before I really knew anything about her, even that she was the patron of bakers, I found a recipe to celebrate her feast day with that became one of my absolute favorite desserts, despite the fact that it has no chocolate in… Read More St. Elizabeth of Hungary- patron of bakers

Meal Plans

Pre-pre-Thanksgiving meal plan

I’m calling this my pre-pre-Thanksgiving meal plan. Next week will be my pre-Thanksgiving meal plan, of course. I’m hosting (and I love hosting!), so I’m trying to think ahead and make this week and next easy and inexpensive leading up to the big day. Mostly, I’m planning my meals around what I already have, so… Read More Pre-pre-Thanksgiving meal plan

Feast Days

Saint Leo the Great’s Feast Day!

Today is Saint Leo the Great’s feast day, our oldest son’s namesake (along with the equally great St. Leo XIII). I love the idea of making name days special, and my husband and I have decided that these will be days of celebration in our family. Again, being catholic, we get lots of celebrations! Most… Read More Saint Leo the Great’s Feast Day!