Visiting an Orthodox Monastery

A couple weeks ago, daughter and I brought our friends to visit the Orthodox monastery closest to our home. I've been to visit several times before and this was daughter's second visit. It was such a joy to introduce our friends to this beautiful and holy place. I had many intentions of bringing daughter her… Continue reading Visiting an Orthodox Monastery

Easter Basket for a 1-year-old

One of the things I most look forward to as a wife and mother is creating traditions for my family. Traditions have been of utmost importance to me my whole life; my faith has a heavy emphasis on tradition and my parents also raised me to honor tradition. Some traditions are big and important, and… Continue reading Easter Basket for a 1-year-old