Archive for November 2014

Why would you want to shop on Thanksgiving Day?

I wrote this last year.  My worst fears have come true!  Many stores are opening Thanksgiving Day. Why would you want to shop on Thanksgiving Day? I have never been a fan of shopping on Black Friday so I can’t imagine shopping on Thanksgiving Day.  I’ve only gone once and that cured me forever.  I... Read more »

Pray for the forgotten

“Pray for the forgotten,” Pope Francis said in his Angelus Address delivered for the Feast of All Souls. In November, Catholics pray for the forgotten.  We all want to be remembered.  Some of us more than others. My mother-in-law died on my daughter’s first birthday and my father-in-law died five years later on my niece’s... Read more »