Five easy ways to make the Advent and Christmas Seasons a time for joy, hope and renewal! Spend extra time in prayer. Advent is a time for preparing for the way of the Christ Child. What better way to prepare than to spend time before the Blessed Sacrament? If your community has Eucharistic Adoration, sign up for an hour! ... [Read more...]How to survive the holidays as a single – Part 2 of a 3 part series – host a party!
A great way to celebrate the Christmas season (and to stay away from feeling alone in the season) is to host your own Christmas party. Here are some tips and ideas to all out fun! Have a theme: Ugly Christmas Sweater Party, White Elephants Gift Exchange, Christmas cookie exchange. Be stocked with drinks, snacks and other goodies (you can ask attendees... [Read more...]How to survive the holidays as a single-Part 1 of a 3 part series
The holidays call for a special time of pulling up your boot straps, looking life square in the face and laughing at it. Who am I kidding? The real solution is Vodka. Ok, no I am TOTALLY KIDDING people. Maragartita’s are much more suitable. Ok- JOKE again. but seriously, what is a single gal to do when faced with seeing relatives and have the... [Read more...]