Random Friday

If my dog ever runs away, I'll know it's because when he tries to jump on our bed and fails, we laugh at him. (It really is funny.)My son volunteered to wash dishes last night. (*ahem* teenage son) ...more

My Heart

This girl has my heart. (Yes, all of my children do. Of course.) But there is something undeniable about the connection between female hearts and minds ....more

Spring Break in My Head

The school's spring break happened last week-- we all stayed home. Which of course is no break for me. I spent a lot of time on social media and got to see all the people who did fun things during the kids' week off ....more

I Am a Soul

"You don't have a soul. You...more

Keep Your Hands and Arms Inside at All Times

Have you ever had those times, when life is like an easy chair? All comfy and soft and warm. You are relaxed and happy and-- gosh! ...more

My Imperfect Faith

"In moments of fear or doubt or troubling times, hold the ground you have already won, even if that ground is limited...hold fast to what you already know and stand strong until additional knowledge comes." General Conference is in 20 days. (Twenty!) I love conference. It's the highlight of my year..half year? ...more

Hello Again

Helloooo my five readers!! Are there still five of you? Ah, crap! ...more

Simple Needs

I have simple needs. Sleep, food, diet Coke, the Handy Man. These are basic needs in my life ....more

Own It.

If someone asked me if I was a good cook, I would answer quickly, without hesitation. (I might even puff out my chest a bit.) “Heck, yeah, I am.”I have no problem admitting that. None ....more

Pushing at the Darkness

(I originally wrote this two years ago. But, the message is still true- the light is on its way.)Darkness terrified me. ...more