St Mary’s Sweet Treats

By |2017-09-06T04:28:53+10:00July 9th, 2012|Categories: Recipes, Special Feasts|Tags: , , , , , , |

St Mary of the Cross MacKillop  is known for her habit of carrying sweets in her pocket to reward good effort in her students. Try this recipe for some traditional style sweets typical of those eaten in Mary’s time. Toffee Ingredients: 1 cup (220g) caster sugar 2 tbsp boiling water 2 tbsp vinegar sprinkes to

A Mackillop Feast!

By |2017-09-06T04:23:52+10:00July 9th, 2012|Categories: Recipes, Special Feasts|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Australians are always looking for an excuse to roll out the festive foods that our Northern hemisphere brethren enjoy in their Winter season. Instead of ‚ÄėChristmas in July‚Äô, how about celebrating a MacKillop Thanksgiving? The Solemnity of St Mary of the Cross is the perfect opportunity to gather family and friends to give thanks for

St Mary Mack Chatter Box

By |2017-09-06T04:20:48+10:00July 9th, 2012|Categories: Craft, Special Feasts|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Use these inspiring quotes from St Mary of the Cross MacKillop to make a chatter-box to use with your family and friends!A chatterbox is an origami paper craft that is fun to fold and even more fun to use. Perched on top of two thumbs and two fingers. It requires only a single sheet of