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Links of the Month — April

These links will take you from Palm Sunday to Divine Mercy Sunday. On Palm Sunday, put busy hands to work and weave a palm cross. While you are there, check out some other Palm Sunday traditions this site has to offer. A Lenten tradition for us is the chocolate covered Crown of Thorns. For Easter,…

3D Cut & Color Virtual St. Joseph Altar

Make your own mini 3d Virtual St. Joseph’s Altar. Complete instructions included on the pdf download. This is an idea I have had for almost two years. Many thanks to Isabel and Maxine for helping me get it done, and just in time for the 2009 Feast of St. Joseph! Send me a photo of…

Virtual St. Joseph Altar is Open!

The 2009 Virtual St. Joseph Altar is now open! Visit the Altar to make your virtual offering, add deceased loved ones to the prayer list, or for special prayer requests visit the message board. Be sure to visit the Virtual St. Joseph Altar blog. Because of your continued prayers & support, the Altar gets bigger…

Links of the Month — February

For many homeschoolers, the month of February is cabin fever at its worst. I know we are longing for warmer temps and the great outdoors. But, with a bit of extra effort, you can revive your students and yourself and actually make it to spring. Our Lady of Lourdes: February 11 is the Feast of…

Links of the Month — November

Getting ready for Thanksgiving: It’s just not Thanksgiving unless someone makes a pinecone turkey. This one is a bit more elaborate than most. Find more turkey crafts here. Another Thanksgiving must, at least in our house, is watching the Rockette’s in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade! How about some pilgrim and indian head gear for the…

9-11, Patriot Day

From my parish bulletin: September 11 is officially Patriot Day. A presidential proclamation issued in 2007 proclaims: . . . the people of the United States [are] to observe Patriot Day with appropriate ceremonies, activities, and remembrance services, to display the flag at half-staff from their homes on that day, and to observe a moment…

Free Goodies from CHC

In between planning lessons for next year, be sure to check out Catholic Heritage Curricula’s Free Curricula page. They’ve got lot of goodies for moms and students of all levels. Categories include: Help for Homeschooling Moms CHC Sample Packets A Family Journal Important Resources Study Guides Intentions of Our Holy Father Language Arts Heroes of…

Links of the Month — Pauline Year

This post was updated throughout the Pauline Year. June 28, 2008 to June 29, 2009 has been proclaimed by Pope Benedict XVI as the Pauline Year, dedicated to St. Paul, in preparation for the 2,000th anniversary of the apostle’s birth. Mass for the feast of the Conversion of St. Paul will be said on January…

Links of the Month – Month of Mary

The Month of May is named for and dedicated to the Blessed Virgin Mary. Jenn at Family in Feast & Feria has beautiful Rosary coloring pages. These are scanned from a 1949 book so there are no Lumnious Mysteries yet. Thanks, Jenn, for this wonderful project! Honor Mary with a garden filled with symbolic flowers.…

Papal Coloring Pages

I wish I would have found this last week! To commemorate the Holy Father’s visit to the U.S., Pflaum Publishing has produced several free reproducible activities sheets for kids in primary and intermediate grades. My favorite is the Coat of Arms coloring sheet. For the older kids, here is a more detailed explanation of Benedict…