Prayer for Taking Down Christmas Decorations & Candlemas

Traditionally, as Catholics, we celebrate Christmas from Christmas day,…meaning midnight, hence Midnight Mass…until February 2, Candlemas, The Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary. If you are around my age, your parents celebrated Christmas this way as an essential part of their lives.  I remember my grandmother, every year around Thanksgiving …

How to Watch YouTube in Safety Mode

You know the drill. You sit down with your kids to watch a funny YouTube video and WHAM…something completely unrelated and inappropriate pops up in the sidebar. You hurry to cover the screen, but it’s too late.  Your little ones eyes have already taken it all in.   Then there are …