10 Facts Sacred heart Retreat House and Visitation Monastery

Sacred heart Retreat House and Visitation Monastery began in 1832 when Bishop Michael Portier invited five Visitation Sisters from Georgetown, D.C. to pioneer the formation of a convent and school for girls. Twenty-seven acres of land was deeded to them, along with a five-room cottage known as the de Angelis house. By 1834, the number […]

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Thinking About Joining A Monastery?

This cozy little monastery is a beautiful and peaceful sanctuary down town Mobile, AL. The story of how we came to know this place is a rather lovely one, and is thanks to one grandmother who was thinking of joining the convent. Becoming a nun was always a dream of hers. She grew up a […]

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Travelling Companions | St. Mary Roman Catholic Church

    Welcome to St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church in Banff, Alberta, Canada. For more than 100 years, St. Mary’s has served the faith of natives, traders and trappers, settlers, ranchers and farmers, and growing families from both rural and urban communities. Thanks to our pioneer families and their descendants, many of whom are still […]

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True Fashionable Everyday Working Women | Fashion Show

Do you know those people who you just can’t take anywhere, but know you will have a good time regardless! My mother is one of those people. I pretty much laugh at everything, when I’m not crying about anything! You see, my mom has always reflected what kind of mood I’m in. Thankfully, my entire life […]

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LCFW – Night 1 The Runway

This was my very first fashion show to ever attend and I couldn’t have been more excited to be placed behind the scenes. So having the opportunity to attend the Lake Charles fashion week was a dream come true and such an exciting experience. The amount of preparation that goes back stage is awesome to witness […]

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Farmers Market Shoot

One of my absolutely favorite things to do is to stop by a farmers market. I love being able to pick out my own fresh veggies and along with that, checking out the different vendors. Also, it reminds me of the country and I’ll take advantage of that feeling any chance I get! A couple of weekends […]

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Ovarian Cancer Awareness – Mother Daughter Trip

This past weekend my mother and I shared a mother/daughter trip. My family and I have always loved the outdoors. I know I carry the zest for what the outdoor world provides as my parents do, I just wish I could carry a green thumb as they always have. I find the outdoors to be […]

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Happy Fat Tuesday | Mardi Gras 2017

For some of the best people watching ever, plan your visit around our Mardi Gras season. On Fat Tuesday, you will see so many residents wandering the streets in dramatic colors of purple, green, and gold. Beyond people watching and parades passing by, we have some of the best food during Mardi Gras season. King […]

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