Cathe's Notes

When Christmas Doesn’t Go as Planned —

Most of us have images in our mind of the first Christmas. The peaceful scene with Joseph and Mary serenely gazing down on the sleeping Baby in the manger. But the truth is, those images barely resemble...

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The Legend of Gingerbread Men —

What do gingerbread men have to teach us? Listen and I'll tell you the story...

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Chicken in Creamy Balsamic Sauce —

Dinner in less than thirty minutes? No problem! ...

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Gold Leaf Terra Cotta Pots —

Take an inexpensive pot from plain to pretty in a few simple steps. ...

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About Virtue

The virtuous woman is a woman of many strengths and heroic courage. Not exactly the picture of Victorian grandmothers dressed in black, or pale-complexioned ladies sipping tea, right? But is this virtuous woman, in essence, a man? Not on your life. We are uniquely and wonderfully female, with all the complexities implied. A woman of many strengths. Hopefully you'll come to discover exactly how that can look as you poke around this site. Enjoy!