Homemaking

Want White Whites?

We all know how our white clothes, over time, can change from their brilliant white color to a horrible cream or tan color! It can be very disappointing! Well ladies, there is a cure! A dear friend of my Mother taught me the prescription! Here it is: 1.Set your washer on the cold water setting 2.… Continue reading Want White Whites?

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The Virtuous Homemaker: Fortitude

"Fortitude is the moral virtue that ensures firmness in difficulties and constancy in the pursuit of the good." ~ CCC 1808 As wives and mothers, we are aware of the great need of Fortitude in our world today. Our families are faced with countless temptations, dangers, and persecutions due to the continuing decline of our… Continue reading The Virtuous Homemaker: Fortitude

Homemaking

The Virtuous Homemaker: Modesty

"How beautiful then is modesty and what a gem among virtues it is." St. Bernard of Clairvaux Modesty is, yes, about our dress, but it also pertains to so much more. Dictionary.com defines it as: "1.having or showing a moderate or humble estimate of one's merits,importance, etc.; free from vanity, egotism, boastfulness, or great pretensions. 2.having… Continue reading The Virtuous Homemaker: Modesty