Monday's Posts

Being Guided

Life is full of choices. And as a parent, they seem to become more frequent, and more important. How are we to teach our children to be good people, be kind, be obedient, follow Christ? There are so many things we desire our children to learn. As parents we can really choose where our kids… Continue reading Being Guided

Family, Friday Recipes

Chicken Squares

This is another recipe from my MIL that my husband requested I learn how to make before we got married(if you missed my previous posts about this--I asked him what he wanted me to learn how to make--because I actually couldn't cook and I needed a way to get around telling him that!) Anyway...this is… Continue reading Chicken Squares

Family, Wednesday Stories

A Week To Remember

Happy 24th of July! Here in good old Utah, it's Pioneer Day. A day to honor those amazing men, women and children who trekked across the United States by train, foot, wagon, boat or whatever means they did to establish this beautiful land I call home. I am truly grateful. And I want to remember… Continue reading A Week To Remember

Family, Monday's Posts

A Certain Woman Named Lydia

This week in the church I belong to, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, we are studying in Acts in the New Testament, specifically chapters 16-21. In chapter 16 there are two really neat verses 14-15 where a woman named Lydia, a seller of purple, is mentioned. https://www.alyoung.com/art/work-lydia.html In verse 14 it says… Continue reading A Certain Woman Named Lydia

Family, Friday Recipes

Grandma’s Oatmeal Scones

This is one of my husband's favorite recipes I learned from his mom. If you read my https://awaitingrainbows.com/2019/03/29/the-best-lasagna/ post, you might remember me saying that when I was engaged to Mark I asked him to let me know what were some of his favorite recipes that his mom made. Well this was one of them!… Continue reading Grandma’s Oatmeal Scones

About Me, Family, Podcast Interview

Sorrow The Eye Can’t See

I had the amazing opportunity to share my infertility journey on Norma Zaugg's podcast called Spark the light within. If you have gone through infertility or know someone who has, I really hope that my words will help in some way. I hope that more of us can connect and strengthen each other along the… Continue reading Sorrow The Eye Can’t See

Family, Wednesday Stories

Grateful

I am very grateful for the opportunity to live in this country, to have a family, to have a home, to have so much access to good food and clean water. I am blessed. Today my second child is 16! My how time flies. I am grateful for him and his good soul. This amazing… Continue reading Grateful