Family, Wednesday Stories

A Miraculous Motherhood Journey

I am so grateful to my friend Dani for sharing her difficult, yet miraculous journey to become a mother. Heavenly Father is aware of us always. I hope today's Wednesday story will inspire you to listen to that still small voice that guides us all through the challenges this life brings. Whether your challenge right… Continue reading A Miraculous Motherhood Journey

Family, Monday's Posts

What I learned in 2018

I hope that the holiday break was refreshing for you! It was some much needed time for me to read, contemplate my blessings, enjoy my family, and set some new goals. Do you love my gold fireplace? After 12 years I finally painted it. I'm on top of projects like that! Last year was a… Continue reading What I learned in 2018

Family, recipes

Beef Stew

Pretty much the only thing I like about cold weather is that I make soup a lot more often.  I really, really don't like being cold.  But I do LOVE eating soup.:)  I always make this soup after I make The Best Pot Roast by the Pioneer Woman.  Use the leftover meat, my gravy (on… Continue reading Beef Stew

Family, Wednesday Stories

Carried By The Lord

I am SO THANKFUL to Linda for sharing this story today.  It is often a hard thing to talk about.  When someone you love gets a sickness that changes their personality, especially when it is your spouse and you have a lot of kids to care for.  For those of you who are my neighbors,… Continue reading Carried By The Lord

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

Thankful

Today, I just want to write a simple post about five things I am thankful for.  I have seen many quotes recently about how when we focus on our blessings, even more seem to come to our minds.  We become happier.  We become satisfied with our lives.  I can honestly say that that is one… Continue reading Thankful

Family, Monday's Posts, service

My Beloved Blanket

When I was a little girl, I had a yellow blankie.  I loved it.  I took it everywhere.  I couldn't sleep without it.  All my kids love their blankets too.  Blankets exude comfort and warmth.  And so I'm EXCITED to announce that I'm starting an organization called My Beloved Blanket.  The purpose of this organization… Continue reading My Beloved Blanket