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Monasticism: A Light for All People

This icon was recently forwarded to me by a dear friend. I wanted to share it with all of you. The icon reads: Christ is the Light of Angels Angels…

Every Orthodox mom should have this…

Bless them, O Lord, at home, at school, in their journeys and in every place of Thy dominion. Preserve and shelter them, O Lord, from flying bullets, arrows, the sword,…

Messed up my blog….

If you’re wondering what happened to my awesome list of Orthodox mom blogs don’t worry it’ll be back! I’m trying to change the background and it deleted my widgets, so…

American Idol – My Shephard? My Savior…OOHH My JESUS, My Saviour! That sounds more like it..

Ok, I have to admit that even though we don’t have cable (we do have a small tv that we bring out to watch videos on though)I enjoy watching American…

Lenten Hot Fudge Pudding Cake

This is one of my favorite Lenten desserts! It comes out delicious, you’d never know it was fasting!     Hot Fudge Pudding Cake Ingredients 1 1/4 cups sugar, divided…

Let every breath praise the Lord…

Ok, maybe I am being a little cheesy here but I can’t help it. We went to Sea World about a month ago and as we sat and watched the…

Spring Chickens

Last week we got up super early to be at the Spring Chicken Sale before the doors opened at 8:00 a.m. Ace barely slept the night before because he was…

Lenten Treasure Chest Activity for Kids

This is a card stock treasure chest that we got from the website of Phyllis Onest, director of Education for the Greek Archdiocese Pittsburgh Metropolis. We printed it out and…

Lenten Shepherd’s Pie

Today I made Lenten Shepherd’s Pie for dinner. It is very easy and is great for non-oil days. Here’s the recipe: Ingredients: 1 bag soy ground meat (morningstar or boca…

Orthodox Women with Icons….

Ok I know this is my 3rd blog for today, but it has literally been pouring all day and this is just soo beautiful. I stole this from Petra who…