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
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
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!