Advent is upon us. Time to prepare our hearts and homes for the coming of our Lord. As always, the much-requested Advent calendar packed with activities and coloring for every day in Advent is ready for download…FREE! Click >>here<< to download your 2021 Advent Calendar.
Wednesday, January 20, 2021 – Sancte Francisce, ora pro nobis!
Tuesday, January 19, 2021 – Get off the computer. Turn it off. Stop reading “news.” Let go of Facebook, Twitter, and social media. Take a 24-hour break from the onslaught of crazy. I am going to take my own advice because frankly I am burned out. It is seriously depressing to see 309 on the Read More
Monday, January 18, 2021 – Well, now that we are out of Captain’s Logs, I suppose I should get on with new posts, or at least tell you all what Mr. Flusche and I have been up to. Apparently, when setting up a homestead there are many, many chores: Finishing the garden beds (with Neighbor Read More
Sunday, January 17, 2021 – Today is the last planned Captain’s Log for a bit, which means I may actually have to get back to writing something substantive. But…that is for another day. Anyhoo, today we will be doing a Captain’s Log of the Weekday Devotionals because I know you all would just love to Read More
Saturday, January 16, 2021 – Now that we are well past Advent and rounding out the season after Epiphany (traddy thing), it seems like a good time to do a Captain’s Log on the O Antiphons. I mean, now is as good a time as any, and I’m still not mentally ready to do anything Read More
Friday, January 15, 2021 – We are almost done with this round of Captain’s Logs (two more days…I think??). Anyhoo, today we are going back in time and digging up the posts on the Four Moral / Cardinal Virtues. Part I: Basic List – http://nicoleflusche.com/2020/12/09/day-268-four-moral-cardinal-virtues-part-i/ Part II: Prudence – http://nicoleflusche.com/2020/12/10/day-269-four-moral-cardinal-virtues-part-ii-prudence/ Part III: Justice – http://nicoleflusche.com/2020/12/11/day-270-four-moral-cardinal-virtues-part-iii-justice/ Read More
Thursday, January 14, 2021 – For today’s Captain’s Log, I am going to link back to the two days I covered how to read your new ordo (liturgical calendar) and apply it to your missal. TLM: New Year, New Ordo – http://nicoleflusche.com/2020/12/03/day-262-tlm-new-year-new-ordo/ Novus Ordo: New Year, New Ordo – http://nicoleflusche.com/2020/12/04/day-263-novus-ordo-new-year-new-ordo/ Yup, that’s all for today, Read More
Wednesday, January 13, 2021 – And since yesterday was the Captain’s Log for the Corporal Works of Mercy, that means today is the Captain’s Log for the Spiritual Works of Mercy. Part I: Basic List – http://nicoleflusche.com/2020/11/17/day-246-spiritual-works-of-mercy/ Part II: To admonish the sinner – http://nicoleflusche.com/2020/11/18/day-247-spiritual-works-of-mercy-admonish-sinner/ Part III: To instruct the ignorant – http://nicoleflusche.com/2020/11/19/day-248-spiritual-works-of-mercy-instruct-ignorant/ Part IV: Read More
Tuesday, January 12, 2021 – Next up in our Captain’s Logs are the Corporal Works of Mercy. That’s right, folks. It is a throwback to the beginning of November when we discussed those pesky little things we Catholics should be doing on a daily basis. Part I: The General List of Seven – http://nicoleflusche.com/2020/11/08/day-237-corporal-works-of-mercy/ Part Read More