Writing a letter to your confirmation candidate

It seems that one of the biggest events in confirmation preparation in this country is the letters of support to be given to the confirmation candidates during their mandatory retreats.

I have three such letters saved on this blog:

Confirmation letter to my daughterConfirmation letter to my fourth sonConfirmation letter to to my third son
I've asked my children what they remember about the letter they got from me and their dad, and also what they remembered about the letters they received. 
The answer was not much, or at least nothing specific. In general they were happy to have gotten a bag full of letters and there was a sense of feeling loved and supported. I guess that's the main thing - for them to have a sense that this is an important step in their spiritual growth, and that people they know, love and respect have taken the time out of their lives to let them know that! So here are some tips on procuring and writing letters for young confirmation candidates. Start thinkin…

The Guilt-Free Desserts cook book.

This content uses referral links. That means if you make a purchase or click a link, I may make a small commission - just enough to support my diet coke habit. And there is no extra charge to you. It's a win/win! Read our disclosure policy

This fall I will be celebrating 5 years of gluten-free/ grain-free living. I lost 30 pounds, my eczema cleared up and most importantly, I didn't have to start an expensive monthly pharmaceutical for colitis.

It used to be hard to keep to my gluten-free diet when my family was enjoying cookies, pies, and cakes. But after a little research, I found cookbooks for recipes that were just as tasty as what my family was eating. So good that sometimes they wanted to eat MY desserts instead of theirs!

Guild-Free Desserts, Your Guide to Better Baking is a book like that. 

Guild-Free Desserts has 50 desserts that won't spike your blood sugar, are gluten free, and taste delicious.

Gingerbread Cookies,
Carrot Cake
Chocolate Souffle
Pumpkin pie

even Chocolate Chip Cookies!

guilt free desserts recipe book
Check it out here!