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after our visit with the dominican sisters, we went for a side trip to galena, just 12 miles from the sinsinawa mound. this charming little town of rolling hills and scenic roads overlooking the galena river is a popular midwest … Continue reading

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fun evening

a farmer at heart, lou is happiest when in the garden! so when she had her first harvest, hubby and i invited ourselves to celebrate. fresh from the garden, she prepared a sumptuous dinner. check out lou’s recipe here. dinner … Continue reading

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easter sunday

with the erratic weather here in the midwest, easter sunday was truly an exception. it was warm and sunny, a lovely gorgeous day. we joined our friends for easter supper and the kids went crazy egg hunting. we dined al … Continue reading

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ray’s visit

it is always wonderful to see good old friends! thank you to evelyn for setting up this gathering. last weekend, we met with ray who is in the country visiting family and friends. he comes to the u.s. every so … Continue reading

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no signs of spring

hubby and i drove to mundelein seminary last saturday, had mass there then to elly’s pancake house for brunch. it was a good time to visit our seminarian friend beto and help him coordinate a few items for his ordination … Continue reading

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