Monthly Archives: April, 2017

Hot Cross Bun Recipe and Good Friday

Hi!  I’m Melina, homeschooling mother of 11 and Grandmelina to 2! Good Friday wouldn’t be the same in our house without freshly baked hot cross buns.  I start them late in the morning, and serve them fresh after we pray our Mercy Chaplet at 3pm.  Until we eat those delicious buns, we eat nothing – …

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My Easter Letter and a Free Printable

printable poster Hi!  I’m Melina, homeschooling mother of 11 and Grandmelina to 2! This year I decided to start the tradition of writing an Easter letter of thanksgiving to my Saviour.  Why not make it part of your Easter traditions too! My Easter letter: Jesus, how can I thank you for all you’ve done for …

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Easter 2001 and my First Miscarriage

Hi!  I’m Melina, homeschooling mother of 11 and Grandmelina to 2! The thing each expectant mother dreads:  miscarriage.  It was the year 2001.  I started spotting on Good Friday. What a fearful sight!  This was my 8th pregnancy, but my first experience with a miscarriage.  I was scared, but I started working on an action …

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