visual treats…

... more from Catholic Eye Candy. … [Read more...]

hump day humor…

cheese source. … [Read more...]

cure for the hiccups…

... BOO!source. … [Read more...]

making friends…

... yesterday in the campus computer lab before class last night I had the pleasure of sharing desk space with a nice young man who proceeded to hum and sing under breath while I was trying to complete some assignments. Obviously to my stink eye and and the annoyed scowl I was wearing, finally I asked him "So, do you take request?". This tender young boy niave to sarcasm chirped back "Sure! What would you like to hear?!". My reply..."Do you know 'Shut the hell up'? It's a great song. It starts … [Read more...]

tacky nativity contest…

... View all the final entries!I am no longer taking your craptastic submissions of tacky nativity scenes. I want to thank all who participated for making this contest exceptionally garish. Fabulous! Over the course of the next few days, I will be dividing the submissions into sub-categories, numbering and naming them. I have too many to simply just vote on one so I will feature the over all top ten along side the winners of each category. Feel free to inject an ideas about sub-categories or … [Read more...]

You prepared the Virgin Mary to be the worthy mother of your Son…

... Collect: Father, You prepared the Virgin Mary to be the worthy mother of your Son. You let her share beforehand in the salvation Christ would bring by His death, and kept her sinless from the first moment of her conception. Help us by her prayers to live in your presence without sin. We ask this through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.Jose Antolinez c. 1665 … [Read more...]

Tota pulchra es …

... O Mary, thou art all fair, unstained by original sin.Parodi Filippo c. 1660 … [Read more...]

tipsy tuesday nun gazing…

... Hmmm. Is that absinthe in that glass? … [Read more...]

sadness is…

... receiving one lonely Christmas card thus far... from my dentist... wishing me Happy Holidays... and reminding me of their teeth cleaning special. If I call before December 25th for an appointment I can get my pearly whites cleaned for a meager $49.99. Thank you Baby Jesus for my gleaming white smile. Bah. … [Read more...]