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Julia’s Gifts: A Love Story Worth Reading

I emerge from the Reading Desert to review Julia's Gift, a new novel from Ellen Gable. It's historical fiction done well, and could feed your need for a light read or your read for a fun run...or something. (In other words, I liked it.)

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Marian Resources

My devotion to Mary has grown over the years, and since I've been getting an increasing number of requests for my favorite Marian recommendations, here you go. 

    Catechist Resources

    This is a listing of catechist resources I've found helpful over the years. Hope it helps you!

      Fun and More

      My Favorite Recipe: Notsanga

      Twice-modified from a Rachael Ray recipe. 2 16oz cans of Spaghetti Sauce 1 lb short-cut pasta such as rotini or penne1 16oz bag of shredded cheese – mozzarella works best 1 lb of ground beef, sausage, or pepperoni (or omit...

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