Margaret Rose Realy is a Benedictine oblate and contemplative lay hermit. She grew up near Detroit, sharing a home with her maternal grandmother where the love of gardening and God flourished. Margaret reveals her love of nature, learning about the Creator through his creation, with a Benedictine spirituality, in her books, columns, and presentations.
Peggy Weber helps organized the Catholic Women’s Conference for the Diocese of Springfield. She is a reporter and producer for Catholic Communications, a graduate of Providence College and Marquette University and a proud wife, mother and grandmother.