I shall drink no wine before it’s time!

Groucho Marx certainly knew what he was talking about when he said “I shall drink no wine before it’s time… OK, it’s time!” And, it was time on November 9 at the 7th Annual St. Joseph’s Home for the Holidays Wine Tasting. It was so good to see familiar faces and many new ones, as Read more…

Goblins and Saints

The goblins, fairy princesses, super heroes and ghosts showed up in numbers as they paraded and entertained us on Halloween. The children from St. Theresa’s school children dressed in their favorite Halloween costumes were much more of a delight than a scare as they sang to us from our stage on Halloween morning! Before lunch, Read more…

Oktoberfest

Along with the colorful foliage and milder weather, Fall is also the time for Oktoberfest celebrations. Our Home is no exception! Thanks to our friends at PATH (Palatine Assisting Through Hope), we were treated to a delightful taste of the Bavarian culture. Although the cool October day caused the relocation of our party from the Read more…

12th Annual Swing and a Prayer Golf Outing

Wynstone Golf Course in North Barrington was the perfect setting for our 12th Annual Swing and a Prayer Golf Outing and St. Joseph provided a picture perfect day. 115 golfers participated, beginning with registration and a fabulous, hot off the grill, lunch. During lunch many of our guests tried to “Putt against a Sister.” But, Read more…

Do You See What I See?

We sometimes get caught up in the busyness of our lives and our worlds become very small. But, on Monday August 21st, we joined millions of people around North America to get a glimpse of magnificence. At approximately 1:20 PM CST, we donned our special sunglasses and gazed up to watch the moon move across Read more…

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