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
Day 308 – What has Mrs. Flusche been up to of late?
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
Day 301 – Captain’s Log of Random Solo Posts Since the Last Captain’s Log
Monday, January 11, 2021 – It is that time again. You know…where we do a series of Captain’s Logs about all the stuff we have talked about in the last few months (weeks? Years? Ehh…who knows!?). Today is all the random things that do not fit into any category. Day 235 – List of Popes: Read More
Day 300 – Break Day and Another Show with 300 Episodes
Sunday, January 10, 2021 – Whew! I cannot believe I finished the weekday devotionals. It was touch and go there for a couple of days, and I might have stayed up too late a few nights trying to spackle something intelligent together. EEK! Anyhoo, today marks the 300th “episode” of the blog. Yes, dear reader, Read More
Day 285 – Parishioner “Engagement” in these Crazy Times
Saturday, December 26, 2020 – On this day after Christmas, I want to take a moment to briefly answer the question of how to keep people from leaving your parish. You see, dear reader, we left a parish in the middle of COVID (for good reason), and we found and transferred to an amazing parish Read More
Day 256 – Black Pie-day
Friday, November 27, 2020 – We absolutely detest black Friday. As such, we normally go to Mass, then hole-up in our jammies and ride out the crazy storm whilst eating non-meat fare (AKA pie!). So, clearly I wrote this post BEFORE today because my laptop is turned off and I am currently either attending Mass Read More
Day 255 – Thanksgiving!
Thursday, November 26, 2020 – Today we give thanks. Mr. Flusche and I start every Thanksgiving at Mass and end with a meal with family friends. And if you are the government spying on me, well… And if you are looking for Mrs. Flusche’s annual Advent calendar (ahead of official release…on Sunday), you can download Read More
Day 245 – Tiny Break Day
Monday, November 16, 2020 – Whew! We made it through all seven of the Corporal Works of Mercy. We need to move on to the Spiritual Works of Mercy, but Mrs. Flusche needs a tiny break to catch up with some home tasks. Catch y’all tomorrow with another round of super basic primers! Sancte Ioseph, Read More
Day 232 – Election Day
Tuesday, November 3, 2020 – Today we vote! Just to be clear, you CANNOT be Catholic and Democrat because you CANNOT be Catholic and support a party so entrenched in death. It is absolutely our duty as Catholics to vote. For the record, yes, abortion is the “abortion and euthanasia have become preeminent threats to Read More
Day 198 – Break Day so Mrs. Flusche can Gear-up for October’s Posts…ALL OF THEM!
Wednesday, September 30, 2020 – Tomorrow starts the month of October, which I truly love! It is fall and the leaves are turning pretty colors, but more importantly it is the month dedicated to the Holy Rosary! Today, therefore, is a rest day so that I can bring you an entire month of ROSARY stuffs! Read More