Family, Wednesday Stories

Navigating The Winters Of Life

Today's Wednesday Story is from my dear friend Ally who is on IG @silientlysurvivingsouls . Ally is a wife and mother of three. She is a blogger. She is a champion for discussing women's mental health. She was first diagnosed on her mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She has shared… Continue reading Navigating The Winters Of Life

Family, Wednesday Stories

An Unfinished Story of Hope

Today's Wednesday story is like always, so amazing! I connected with Shelley at a Lift event put on by our friend Kay-who shared her story https://awaitingrainbows.com/2018/08/29/beautiful-possibilities/ last year. After connecting with Shelley on IG, I began to really think that I knew her before. After a couple months, I finally remembered! She had lived in… Continue reading An Unfinished Story of Hope

anxiety, Monday's Posts

Our Future Self

Anyone who has been to my house knows that I am not a fan of cleaning.  This is a lovely picture of my family room this morning.  If you come over in an hour it will probably even look worse because then all my kids will be awake.  I always wondered why I just couldn't… Continue reading Our Future Self

Family, Monday's Posts

Heaven Is Cheering You On

This past weekend, my husband's family is mourning the loss of a cousin who took his life on Friday.  There are not many things more heartbreaking than hearing someone was struggling so much with life, that they decided to end their suffering, and not many people even knew they were is such a state of… Continue reading Heaven Is Cheering You On

anxiety, Family, Monday's Posts

Perfectionism in Perspective

Today's post is all about perfectionism.  I have had my eyes opened a lot lately as I have attended therapy sessions with one of my children.  Learning more about the positive and negative aspects of trying to be perfect has been so interesting.  If you caught my post last Monday, Looking After Yourself, there was… Continue reading Perfectionism in Perspective

Family, ldsmom, Monday's Posts, motherhood

Looking After Yourself

I have wanted to write a blog for a long time.  I have actually started a couple over the past 5 years and just fizzled out.  One thing that has deterred me from really going for my goal was the thought that no one would want to listen to my words because I was not… Continue reading Looking After Yourself

anxiety, Family, Monday's Posts, motherhood

Anxiety part 2

My picture with my son Joshua is one of my favorites.  We were going to the doctor's office to see if he broke his wrist because he was playing on the playground!  The wind was so crazy that day.  I just love how much fun I can have with my kids!  Sometimes my kids cause… Continue reading Anxiety part 2