Top Five Favorite Places In Southwest Louisiana

Welcome to the prettiest post office you have ever laid your eyes on. This was my third time visiting this beautiful place, and still it continues to surprise me with new experiences. One of the things I love the most about where I live is the culture and this up and coming destination is the […]

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2017 Safari with ParadiseRoads

i recently spent the morning in the most incredible place, surrounded by gentle giants and horses of a different color. During that morning it was raining and I couldn’t help but think, please God don’t let my tour get cancelled. Thankfully the tour guide promised they would do whatever it took to get me out […]

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1800’s Cajun Cottage Tour

Have you ever wondered what it was like to live in the 1800’s? But what about living in the 1800’s as a Cajun in Louisiana!! Well, this is what it was like! I walked into this little cottage of a home and thought, “how cute” but thankfully I did not live in those times. I would […]

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The Magic of South West Louisiana

There’s something about the Louisiana culture that makes people fall so deeply in love with it. The calmness of waves crashing against the shoreline as the sun slowly descends and cast a golden haze over the ocean. it makes the water sparkle, the sand glitter, and makes you feel lighter than air as a breeze […]

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Touring The Dutch Windmill

I recently took a trip to get a taste of the Dutch culture. I think if I was living back in those days or even in the land of the Dutch today, I would definitely fit in with the love of their society. Much of the Dutch are Roman Catholic and they care deeply about […]

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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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