The Rheumatologist

So I met the rheumatologist today.  She is definitely a good doctor on first impressions, she's Latina, from Puerto Rico; and is pure spitfire!  I'm going for a round of X-Rays, Lab Work, and I need to have a Sleep Study done.  She agrees 100% that I do indeed have Fibro, though Dr. V. is not [...]

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To Prayer! To Prayer! To Prayer!

Calling All Prayer Warriors! A childhood friend of Snowie's is in great need of prayer.  Thad has stage 4 stage 4 metastatic squamous cell carcinoma of the tongue that has already metastasized to the right and left lymph nodes.  Please take a few minutes and read about him and his struggle; his friends have set [...]

The Wait is Nearly Over!

Well, my dear readers I have some encouraging news.  After living in Florida for three years, I finally found a rheumatologist who takes my insurance and is taking new patients!  You'd be surprised how many doctors here are not taking new patients! Monday morning at 9:30 I will be seeing Dr. Magaly Villafradez-Diaz, M.D., in [...]

The Breath of God

The Eighteenth (18th) Sunday After Pentecost The Celebration of the Holy Mass Rite I, Rt. Rev. Edward L. Tatro, Jr., Celebrant The responses of the faithful are in italics. 23 September 2018 Entrance Hymn: Breath on Me, Breath of God https://youtu.be/V11FlO0slcs Bishop Tatro: Let Us Begin All things as we should.  Blessed be God:  Father, [...]

Calling All Prayer Warriors

Snowie's Aunt Judy, a wonderful woman.  Is battling both Leukemia and Fibromyalgia.   We got a report today that Aunt Judy's white count is dangerously low.  I'm calling on all my readers and subscribers to pause for a moment to pray for Mrs. Judy Dobbins.  It would mean the world to Snowie, myself and the Dobbins [...]

Tropical Storm Gordon

We are currently being impacted by Tropical Storm Gordon. We are on the East edge of the storm, we are in Brevard County,  and will be getting those outer and first inner bands of this storm). Thankfully it will not be a direct hit for us.  Currently, we are overcast with scattered downpours and a [...]

Feast of St. Lawrence

The Holy Feast Day of Saint Lawrence, Deacon and Martyr Lectionary: A Reading from the 2nd Letter to the Corinthians 9:6-10 (ESV) The Cheerful Giver [6] The point is this: whoever sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and whoever sows bountifully will also reap bountifully. [7] Each one must give as he has decided in [...]

Take Up God’s Way

11th Sunday after Pentecost 5 August 2018;  †Rt. Rev. Edward L. Tatro, Celebrant Processional Hymn: Raining Down Manna https://youtu.be/HasyjXwUmrg †Bishop Tatro: Let us Begin all things as we should! Blessed be God:  Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. The People: And blessed be his kingdom, now and forever. Amen. †Bishop Tatro: Almighty God, unto whom all [...]

A Joyful Noise

A Joyful Noise Processional Hymn: https://youtu.be/Nm9cdxGyPEs A Reading from the Book of Isaiah 42:10 (ESV) Sing to the LORD a new song, his praise from the end of the earth, you who go down to the sea, and all that fills it, the coastlands and their inhabitants. The Word of the Lord. Let us say [...]

Husband’s Pay Attention

I normally don't share really personal and intimate things with y'all but I feel this one is important to all married couples. I work hard in both my ministry and secular positions. I work hard so my beautiful wife can stay home and raise Conner and make sure his needs are met. Tonight while I [...]

Hot Stuffed Cherry Peppers

I have a treat for you today.  Sharing from my cookbook, my take on the Italian appetizer stuffed Hot Cherry Peppers. Padre's Hot Cherry Peppers 12 fresh hot cherry peppers* 6 ounces sharp/picante provolone cheese, cubed 6oz prosciutto, thinly sliced 6oz Hot Sopressata, thinly sliced 1 tsp. sea salt 1 tsp. of oregano 1 tsp. [...]

Let’s Educate You

First I'd like to thank my good friend Mr. Jim Dunn for the bulk of the information written here. One of the biggest lies in the world is that if Roe v Wade is overturned it will make abortion illegal. LIE LIE LIE!!! If Roe v Wade is overturned it will send the issue back [...]

Life is Better with a Cat.

“When a man loves cats, I am his friend and comrade, without further introduction.” - Mark Twain: "An Incident," Who Is Mark Twain? https://youtu.be/j7uTcYvoEbU Snowie and I are so overjoyed and honored to introduce to you Miss Avery Snow Tatro, who is the latest addition to our family. Avery is 10 weeks old and has [...]