Some Love on Valentine's Day

I heard Thing 1’s little voice outside my bedroom door, “Daddy, I want to give this to mom.  To make her feel better.”  I was in bed, of course.  It was a rough day; there were things I had to get done and so had to spend too much of the day out of bed.  Hyperemesis is tough enough to keep at bay when I stay in bed all day.  So, I’d been in bed feeling miserable and sorry for myself, when I heard that little plea.  “This will make her feel better,” he said again....more

On “Smart Mormons”

A week or so ago I was seeing a lot of this “Smart Mormons” article, written by one Mike Jensen on Canada Free Press....more
I don't quite agree with your analysis on the Declaration of Independence.  The more I have ...more

Review: Bloodlines by Richelle Mead

Review: Independence by Shelly Crane

Review: A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens vs. Jacob T. Marley by R. William Bennett

This review is part of the Classic Double Challenge of 2012, hosted by One Librarian’s Book Reviews....more

Pants on Fire

Oh, but the Mormon world has exploded this past week.  What began as a fairly simple movement has turned into some shocking drama.  I know all people are prone to over reactions, but I feel like as Mormons we excel at this.  I think it’s a part of our mythology.  Joanna Brooks hit on this in her book, Book of Mormon Girl.  The Mormon pioneers would “circle their wagons” as to protect themselves from danger.  Mormons have been through such ...more