Tomorrow is Ember Wednesday. Now more than ever, we need to fervently keep those ember days. David Werling at Ars Orandi explains.
Something good came out of the French Revolution. In "Les santons de Provence", Tea at Trianon shares the charming details and history of the beautiful Provence custom of making everyday figures for nativity scenes.
Here is a wonderful survival story with all the honor going to a well-prepared and resourceful father, via Lew Rockwell.