Remember Home Ec?

by Pam Vukelic “I’ll be jiggered!” was the expression Lois Watts used when I explained to her the sophisticated computerized “babies” we use to simulate the experience of parenting a newborn in high school Parenting classes these days. The babies cry and coo, and demand various care-giving responses, all of […]

A Beautiful Woman

Editor’s Note: This was an entry in the 2011 “Who Inspires You” contest. by Kathleen Atkinson, OSB There was nothing magnanimous in the gesture. I was with a GOD’s CHILD service team at Panajachel, Guatemala, and we were eating breakfast when an elderly woman came to the door begging. As […]