Mmm acne… Welcome back. I haven’t missed you. I thought I left you behind with my teenage years and college finals. Yet, here we are, mid 20’s with an encore appearance. I don’t know what it is about this pregnancy, but my skin has been acting all sorts of crazy. The slightest touch makes my face break out, and my […]
Be kind friends. Always be kind.
"We aren’t always going to fit in with the world, but being different in positive ways can be a lifeline to others who are struggling."
“Hope is not nothing. Awareness is not nothing. Those are valuable somethings that have arisen from sharing pain with others.”
It was brief, but it still happened. Today my daughter watched me cry. I could feel hot tears stinging my eyes. I looked down, and stared at my cute baby. Nope, nothing was going to stem this tide. I looked up and glanced at my toddler. She could sense something was wrong. She cocked her head to one side, and […]
Moms, I encourage you to set some time aside for yourselves!
"Honor. Heart. Team" A lesson learned from Idaho State Rugby.
"Kate Middleton's pregnancies have brought so much exposure to a very serious condition"
A lot of my inspiration comes from our Sunday meetings at church. This Sunday was no different. During teacher council, we discussed ways we could be more receptive to daily spiritual guidance. I LOVE these meetings! I often find that these monthly gatherings bring to mind long forgotten memories, and useful principles that help me conquer my week. They serve […]
Yesterday was my mom’s birthday, and this quote from Abraham Lincoln caught my attention. I thought it was so fitting for the occasion: “All that I am and hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.” You see, my mom is a lot like her mom. As you can imagine, I am a lot like my mom. And if […]