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  • Bake N Make Cookies
    Children love Bake N Make Cookies: Perfect for upcoming holidays and parties
    Family Finest got in touch with me earlier this month about trying out their Bake N Make cookie kit. With St. Patrick’s Day and Easter coming up, I think children will love creating these! Check out all about the Bake N Make Cookies, and my...
  • Spiritual wilderness adventure
    Spiritual wilderness adventure
    What do lent and Easter have to do with each other? Why should we fast in preparation for Easter?Small columbidae are generally called doves and larger ones are usually called pigeons. Why is the Holy Spirit pictured as descending like a dove in...
  • Easter crafts for children: Easter bunny pencil holder
    Easter crafts for children: Easter bunny pencil holder
    This year, Easter falls on April 5th. Many children like to make crafts for this holiday. An Easter pencil holder is a great craft to make that can be used throughout the whole year.Materials: Some of the materials that are needed to make this...
  • Easter crafts for children: Easter basket collage
    Easter crafts for children: Easter basket collage
    Easter will be here soon. Bangor area children like to make decorations for this holiday. The following Easter collage is fun to make and will look nice displayed on a wall in the home.Materials:Some of the materials that are needed to make his...
  • Should we keep Christ in Christmas?
    Should we keep Christ in Christmas?
    “Keep Christ in Christmas” is a phrase seen frequently during the month of December. This saying was begun when many people shortened the word with a self made abbreviation…Xmas. The complaint didn't get very serious however...
  • Easter Seals Florida's business luncheon to benefit children with special needs
    Easter Seals Florida's business lunch to benefit children with special needs
    On Wednesday, January 21, 2015, Easter Seals Florida will host its 8th Annual Get Down to Business Lunch to benefit its Igoe-Amar Child Development Center in West Palm Beach. The lunch will feature guest speaker Dr. Rick Bommelje, author...
  • Christmas, Easter, Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur stricken from the school calendar
    Christmas, Easter, Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur stricken from school calendar
    On November 11, 2014, Montgomery County, Maryland Board of Education voted 7-1 to strike the names of Christian and Jewish holidays from the 2015-2016 school calendar. Gone are Christmas, Easter, Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur. This decision was...
  • Norway, Epcot
    A guide to Disney World at Easter
    Easter is a popular time to visit Walt Disney World. Many schools have their spring break planned around the Easter holiday, making the week prior to Easter and the week after two of the most crowded weeks at Disney. Just because the parks and...
  • Bunny Rabbit Trio
    Crochet Easter bunny rabbit face coaster, basket tote and purse
    Here is a fun three piece set that uses a bunny face as a design element. There is a coaster for the bunny’s carrot juice, a grassy tote to haul away all the goodies and a pretty purse made with doubled yarn. I constructed the ears so that...
  • Easter Lily
    Comments on a season of miracles
    Easter is a difficult season for those who do not believe beyond their five senses. When I read what is posted to me when I participate in the Huffington Post, for instance, I am constantly challenged to PROVE my beliefs in Christianity.It seems...
  • Woman charged after video shows her apparently stealing stuffed toy from child’s grave
    Woman charged: Video shows her allegedly stealing stuffed toy from child’s grave
    A surveillance video set up at Mansfield Memorial Park Cemetery in Ontario, Ohio depicts a woman removing a large stuffed yellow toy duck placed at the headstone of a child’s grave. After seeing the video on the Ontario Police Department...
  • Rabbit heads placed in mailboxes as joke.
    Two men put rabbit heads in Westfield mailboxes as Easter joke
    A 24 year old man from Springfield, Mass. and a 26 year old man from Chicopee, Mass. will be charged in connection with the severed rabbit heads that were found in mailboxes in Westfield, Mass., according to the Boston Herald. Westfield police...
  • Surf Sweets
    Surf Sweets' organic treats are full of flavor
    With Easter having just passed, if you ate a little too much sugar, it’s time to get back on a healthier track. You don’t have to give up the snacks you love; just ask Surf Sweets.The organic candy line features gummy bears (our...
  • Leftover vegetables make a casserole
    Leftover vegetables make a casserole
    This week, I'm passing along recipes that can help with getting rid of the Easter leftovers. Hopefully, your refrigerator is beginning to clear out and you've been able to make good use of your leftovers! If you've got some mixed...
  • Crucifion
    Happy Easter - Did Jesus Exist?
    Christians recently celebrate Easter. It seemed somewhat blander than I remembered from earlier years. Perhaps the businesses did not invest the time to decorate or maybe, hopefully, the world is just getting more secular.Easter is not as much fun...