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No Hungry Hearts For Christmas – Part 4 of 4

24 Dec

Part 4

The countdown had begun.

Only two days until Christmas and there were still miracles taking place. That morning, while opening my mail, the phone rang.  I answered and was quickly greeted by Sister Marta’s excited voice.

“You’ll … Continue Reading

No Hungry Hearts For Christmas – Part 3 of 4

23 Dec

Part 3…

What was Christmas without the traditional cookies?

I remember my mom and grandma pouring over recipes that they only pulled out during this time of year.

We all had favorites, especially the Italian Biscotti and Sesame cookies.  Special … Continue Reading

No Hungry Hearts For Christmas – Part 2 of 4

21 Dec

Part 2

At nine months pregnant with my second child,  I was a little preoccupied.

Not just with my “condition,” but with the plans we had made to help the kids at St. Michaels.

Due to my unusually large … Continue Reading

No Hungry Hearts For Christmas – Part 1 of 4

20 Dec

Part 1

It was 1977 and another busy New York Christmas was quickly approaching.

As I grabbed my local newspaper to check the weather, the headline grabbed my attention:

“At St. Michaels Home The Holidays Are Bleak.”

I knew … Continue Reading

A Christmas Message from The Honey Bunch!

20 Dec

While our blog doesn’t officially launch until the beginning of the New Year (2012), we wanted to sneak in a little early & share with you a true Christmas story that was our inspiration for the No Hungry Hearts Here Continue Reading