Monthly Archives: June 2011

Living with sweet temptation

There’s temptation in the air around our house, and it smells like strawberries. A while ago, they were just four heaping quarts of gently seeded sweetness, sitting on the kitchen counter, begging to be snatched and eaten one at a … Continue reading

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Deglorifying busyness

My grandmother and St. Benedict lived 1400 years apart, but he would have approved of her. Benedict, in his rule for monasteries still followed today by religious and laity alike, was a stickler for living a balanced life. He instructed … Continue reading

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