Veriditas

Veriditas is the word created by Saint Hildegard of Bingen to describe the unity of enlivening spirit she observed in her life. Verde meaning Green and veritas meaning truth. As I sit outside this morning to say my prayers, I can’t help but think of this word. I’m surrounded by blue skies, vibrant green life … More Veriditas

Vacation Transformation – Travel And The Road To Self Discovery

As we settle into the dog days of summer and refresh ourselves with the adventure of travel, let’s not forget to pack a spirit of discovery along with that sunscreen. This week I’m blogging over at CatholicSistas.com, talking about the magic that can happen when you travel. Click here and join in the conversation.   … More Vacation Transformation – Travel And The Road To Self Discovery

The Hollow Heart

It’s a feeling no one wants to experience, yet there isn’t a life on earth that won’t feel the pain of a hollow heart at some point. That deep void that we search to fill. There are many reasons that one’s heart can ache in such a way – but they all center around loss. … More The Hollow Heart

Flowers From Heaven

For a northeast gardener, June is one of the most spectacular months in the garden.  Most gardens are in full bloom after the long wait of winter. Today, as with many days, I can sit back and just bask in the beauty that surrounds me.  The wonder of the blue skies airbrushed with the white … More Flowers From Heaven

Final Day Of My 10 Things To Tell Your Children Before Their Wedding Day

This post is a continuation of my Wedding Day Countdown – 10 things I want you to know before your wedding day.  ( Original Post – http://wp.me/p2Uy1y-wv ) The big day is finally here. How do I properly sum up all the emotions I’m feeling today?  I’m not sure that there are words that could … More Final Day Of My 10 Things To Tell Your Children Before Their Wedding Day

Day 2 of 10 Things To Tell Your Children Before Their Wedding Day

This post is a continuation of my Wedding Day Countdown – 10 things I want you to know before your wedding day.  ( Original Post – http://wp.me/p2Uy1y-wv ) 2 days and counting!  Marriage is fluid. It moves and changes. It’s a building process that ebbs and flows like the tide.  It will change again, and … More Day 2 of 10 Things To Tell Your Children Before Their Wedding Day

Day 3 of 10 Things To Tell Your Children Before Their Wedding Day

This post is a continuation of my Wedding Day Countdown – 10 things I want you to know before your wedding day.  ( Original Post – http://wp.me/p2Uy1y-wv ) Day 3 – Mind your manners. I’m always amused when I watch some of the sitcoms today, especially those that depict marriage and family life. It doesn’t … More Day 3 of 10 Things To Tell Your Children Before Their Wedding Day