Category Archives: James

James’ poetic self-description

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Children’s saint procession for All Saint’s Day at Our Lady of Perpetual Help

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To celebrate All Saint’s Day this year, all the children in the religious education program at our church (kindergarten to 8th grade) participated in a procession during Mass to demonstrate their favorite Saints. In my class for First Communicants that … Continue reading

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All Hallow’s Eve

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The name Halloween comes from an older name for October 31st – All Hallow’s Eve. All Hallow’s Eve was celebrated on the vigil (night before) All Saints Day (November 1st) and All Souls Day (November 2nd). Because these two days … Continue reading

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First day of school 2021

This year they started school on August 12th. Jacob was wearing his new yeti shirt bought in Bar Harbor, Maine.

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James’ First Holy Communion

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After almost a year of preparation, James went through the Sacrament of Reconciliation (confession) last Wednesday and then received his first Holy Communion during Mass last Sunday. Dorothy Davis is James’ religious education teacher who has taught him lessons every … Continue reading

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My new reading glasses

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Boys sweet boys

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Halloween 2020

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We went to our friend Madalyn Miller’s downtown bookshop to enjoy Halloween this year. Due to COVID, we didn’t feel prudent to take James trick-or-treating at people’s houses, so when Madalyn invited us to a “fun and surprising” Halloween party … Continue reading

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James’ comic – The brave knight and the evil dragon

Our James loves making his own comic. Partly thanks to this, he was not at all bored during the lockdown and before school started. He enjoyed creating comic characters, drawing them and then talked about them at length to Jacob, … Continue reading

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At Kentucky Science Center

Polar bear is one of James’ favorite animals.

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