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This is the Day…

(Rita) At Mass this morning, the children from the school sang the song adapted from Psalm 118—“This is the day that the Lord has made.  Let us rejoice and be glad in it.”  It reminded us of the conversation we … Continue reading

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Little Things Mean a Lot

Bob The end of a marriage often results from many small annoyances that are repeated over and over and some that are simply ignored.  In the same way, a marriage is greatly enhanced by small, loving acts of kindness and … Continue reading

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Health and Our Future

Bob For many years we have been concerned about the effects of aging on our health and the potential for declining health to put limitations on our lifestyle.  While I know that the path of life will eventually slow me … Continue reading

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Laugh Your Head Off

Dear Readers, We are starting something new this week.  We hope to expand the information available to you by creating a new post every Wed.  We find it beyond our abilities to post something new from us every week, so … Continue reading

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June Musings

Rita I knew from past experiences that when Bob talked about wanting to be home for the summer and as he talked about things for us to do in Chicago and around the house that the house would be his … Continue reading

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Reflecting on the Month of May

(Rita) Usually people take time as the year draws to a close to reflect on life and what meaning it has.  The month of May has been a wonderful time of reflection for us.  After our time of opening our … Continue reading

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Praying Unceasingly

(Bob)  From the time I was a small child, prayer was part of my life.  We always prayed at meals and said our bedtime prayers.  My mother was devoted to the rosary and every night we would all, except my … Continue reading

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An Undivided Heart

Dr. Deborah Scerbicke is a great friend with whom we share prayer, great discussions on many subjects, food and physical exercise.  We have given her carte blanche as our guest blogger this week.  Rita & Bob _________________ “No genuine friendship … Continue reading

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When Are Children Ready?

The other day we asked a neighbor to come over and help us move a bed upstairs.  He was barely in the door when he said:  “I need to ask you something – I need help!”  He then told us … Continue reading

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Advice for World Leaders and Marriages

We recently presented our Forever and a Day Workshop to leadership couples of Retrouvaille. It is a weekend and continuing program for couples in troubled marriages. The couples attending taught us the necessity of honesty in facing marital issues and … Continue reading

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