Grinch Time

No, Day 37 is not about the Grinch.  Rather, I am going to play Grinch, as I so often do when it comes to food and what we are putting into our bodies.  Today’s topic is the candy cane, a noble Christmas treat with, it seems, religious origins. I think the idea...

Day 30: S’mores

Again Fr. John has given us a whimsical blogging topic: s’mores.  Full confession: I have never had one.  I have gone camping, done the campfire thing, etc., but have never tasted this combination of graham cracker, marshmallow, and chocolate.  According to the...

Day 18: Feet

I have fallen behind in the 40 Days Of Blogging exercise, so it is catch-up time.  For Day 18 we have another whimsical topic – feet.  As I write this the temperature outside is below freezing, so dreams of walking barefoot outside will remain just that –...

Holiday Depression

Today’s assignment – Holiday Depression – is a very real one for many people, although we may not immediately notice it.  It has a wide range- everything from the person who has nowhere to go on Thanksgiving to people holding off on filing for...