Tag Archives: IHM Convent

Blame it on Hayley Mills

I was destined to become a nun. I was sure of it. This movie arrived just in time. Hayley Mills, the original “Parent Trap” star, played a rebellious, difficult cadet at an all girls’ prep school. Her “scathingly brilliant” ideas … Continue reading

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A 1950’s Christmas

A black and white Christmas from the 1950’s.  This was the full gift display for our family of 6 at the time, 3 adults, 3 children. It was my first year at Catholic school, and I was so impressed. Mine … Continue reading

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Slumber Party at the Funeral Home

Spending 8 years in a catholic elementary school can create bonds that last a lifetime. I didn’t think I could remember the names of all of those 20 or 30 students from my class, until I visited the local church … Continue reading

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