A Simple Meal for St. Brigid’s Day, February 1st

 Tomorrow is St. Brigid's Day, so I wanted to share a post I wrote for our neglected real food liturgical year blog. Included is a simple recipe for a seasonal soup to be paired with bread and honey butter. It's quick, easy, and as St. Brigid's Day falls on a Friday this year, vegetarian. Enjoy! February 1st celebrates the Feast of St. Brigid (c. 451-525), a nun, abbess, and friend of St. … [Read more...]

Mr. Cool Man

Just a quick note to say Happy St. Brigid's Day! Here's last year's menu over at Feast! I feel like this blog has been very Lucy heavy lately so here's a few gems from the ever quotable Benjamin:   "What are taxes? Those spikey plants?" "I think you're thinking of cactus, Benjamin."   "Did Jesus make gravity? Well, tell him to stop because I don't like it when … [Read more...]

A Busy St. Brigid’s Day


Benjamin and I started out St. Brigid's Day by coloring this picture I found here, at Waltzing Matilda. This Catholic blogger, Charlotte, makes these coloring pages for all sorts of saints and holy days. This is actually the second one we made. He sent the first one with Daddy so he could look at it at work. After the Jr. Museum with a new friend and her little boy, Benjamin fell asleep in the … [Read more...]