Catholic to the Max

By |2017-09-07T02:53:12+10:00January 14th, 2015|Categories: Articles, Ordinary Time|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Despite GFC’s, most of us still live pretty comfortable lives… How much does God feature in yours? Are you ‘Catholic lite’ or ‘Catholic to the Max’? A Story: It was our habit to complain about the singing and the liturgy as we drove home from Mass – we loved the Mass and were frustrated by

2014 September

By |2017-09-07T02:00:42+10:00September 1st, 2014|Categories: E-Magazines, Parenting|Tags: , , , , , , |

From the Editor Hello and thank you for joining us once again! This September is our annual focus on Fathers as we celebrate (in Australia anyway) Father’s Day on the 7th of September. This month we are delighted to feature Warwick and Alison Marsh of the Fatherhood Foundation. They have been working with fathers and

The Daddy Difference

By |2017-09-06T05:15:27+10:00August 14th, 2012|Categories: Articles, Parenting|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Studies have highlighted the impact of fathers as distinct to that of mothers on children’s development. By Marilyn Rodriguez A person is singing in my dream, very loudly, and doesn't stop. Then I realise it isn't singing, it’s one of my children calling out in the night. I untangle myself from bed and stagger, half

Mini Footy and Hole-in-one Savoury Bites

By |2017-09-06T04:24:49+10:00July 9th, 2012|Categories: Ordinary Time, Recipes|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

In this recipe, the humble sausage roll has been transformed into themed food to give Dad a tasty treat! Featured in the September 2011 edition of CathFamily E-Magazine. Ingredients: 500g thin sausages 1 egg 2-3 ready-made puff pastry sheet. Tooth picks or small skewers Sticky labels Method: Preheat oven to 180 Celsius/375 Fahrenheit. Lie a

Father of the Year

By |2017-09-06T04:24:35+10:00July 9th, 2012|Categories: Craft, Ordinary Time|Tags: , , , , , |

This Father's Day, give your Dad something extra special. Featured in the September 2011 edition of the CathFamily E-Magazine Business Card Mini Photo Album Materials: Three business cards (they could be your Dad’s, or get a card that is blank on the reverse side.) A4 heavy weight paper (eg 120gsm) Scissors Pens, markers, photos Glue