Category Archives: catholic church

Halloween Contest – Day 2

Good morning readers! I loved everyone’s answers yesterday. All of you are now in the running to win a spectacular watch and some incredible candy! Before we move on to the questions, here are a couple of Halloween fun facts … Continue reading

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Trick or Celestial Treat!

Hello readers! Friday seems to be the only day I am able to get around to posting a blog these days. Remember when I started this thing I was writing up to five stories a week? Did I have absolutely … Continue reading

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Happy Labor Day Weekend!

YES! It’s Friday and the beginning of a long weekend, so everyone should be in a good mood. I know I am :D. I have been really busy this week making and shipping candy so I apologize for not having a … Continue reading

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Dance for Grandma!

Hello readers! I haven’t told you a funeral story for a couple of weeks and this is a family favorite. As I mentioned in a previous post, Italian funerals were typically dramatic and on the occasion that something especially interesting … Continue reading

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BINGO!

 As you may or may not have, but probably have noticed, I haven’t posted any blogs this week. What can I say, I’m sorry? Okay, I’m sorry, but I’m a busy lady, or as some like to say…a busy beaver … Continue reading

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Extra Good Friday!

Now that the Samantha Prick, I mean Brick, buzz died down, I wanted to wish you an Extra Good Friday, even if you’re not Catholic. I’ll be in church for three hours on my knees doing the Stations of the … Continue reading

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Dinner Conversation

Did your parents talk about their job at the dinner table? It’s probably fairly common for families who eat together, although from what I hear, family meals aren’t that common any more. Check this out, statistics show that kids who … Continue reading

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Crazy Mike and Religion

Like I said yesterday, I can see how religion can drive people over the edge. Did you know this; “Pope John Paul II used to beat himself with a belt and sleep on a bare floor to bring himself closer … Continue reading

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Lent and CrAzY MikE!

Well, Lent is in full swing and in case you’re not Catholic and unsure of what it is, I’ll tell you. Apparently, some other Christian religions also observe Lent, but I don’t know which ones they are and don’t really … Continue reading

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Truly a Tragedy!

One day when I was in 8th grade at St. Alice School, I had a song stuck in my head, and that song was “Tragedy” by the Bee Gees. I don’t know if I heard it that morning before I … Continue reading

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