Blessed feast, may God bless you and keep your family! We just celebrated Thanksgiving and a birthday, so now our house is ready to switch into Nativity mode! While we’ve been fasting, it doesn’t feel like Christmas to us until after we celebrate the Harvest… New this month! December page images are all updated withContinue reading “December 2021”
New for November and upcoming changes!
It has been a month at our house! I am so blessed to be back into a calm routine, home with my youngest. In October, we start to focus on thankfulness and the Protection of the Theotokos. Since Sparks already has a couple of images for that I decided that new guardian angels would beContinue reading “October”
Its been a busy summer of gardening, baby chicks, kittens and all kinds of outdoors fun. We went on vacation, got sick and we are looking forward to establishing routines for the new school year. I am back working from home. My new studio is doing well with the support of the priests in ourContinue reading “Sparks is Back”
Three new coloring pages for April! I wrote up both St George and St Alexandra they mention eachother but are independant if you only want to use one it will still be complete. St Elizabeth has a short story, but is a great follow up to the Tax Collector stories from right before Lent! Please enjoy, I hope it helps your Lenten lesson!
Nativity Blessings! We are done opening gifts but the season of Nativity continues on. Venerable Desert Mother Syncletica Syncletica’s family was from Alexandria. As a young girl she loved and did what pleases God. People said she was beautiful and she was from a wealthy family. So when boys started to visit her as aContinue reading “January”
December means most of us will be filled with Christmas/Nativity preparations- decorating, cooking, extra church, and fasting. Its so easy to get lost in the To Do’s and lose patience or just feel grumpy. I know I do this time of year; so this year I am trying to do less so I can slowContinue reading “December”
With all the support Sparks has received, I decided it was time to update our website. Thank you all, I hope the better quality images will be more useful for projects at home or in Sunday school as we head into the string of holiday adventures!