Tag Archives: Lent

Happy Mardi Gras!

I shared the magical holiday of Mardi Gras with my students this week. Some of them said to me, “This is the craziest holiday we have ever heard of!” I have actually have not been to a Mardi Gras Parade … Continue reading

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Lenten experience

I decided to make a bigger commitment this year for Lent by giving up the biggest part of my diet: meat. I thought perhaps it would also be a good chance to consider whether I should make the switch to … Continue reading

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A Weighty Situation

I gave up eating meat this Lenten season! I had hoped that my “spiritual” choice would help me lose some of the pounds gained from my months living in Mississippi last year. I weighed for the first time in weeks … Continue reading

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