motherhood, Wednesday Stories

The Faith of a Mother

Since this is May and Memorial Day is in May, I love to share a story from the life of one of my ancestors as a Wednesday Story. Today I would love to share about my third great grandmother Sarah Jane Peck Rich. She was the fourth wife of Charles C. Rich. Yes I come… Continue reading The Faith of a Mother

Family, Wednesday Stories

The Striving Momma

I'm so excited to share Mandy's story today.  She is a mama of four, a blogger at The Striving Momma, an inspriation on IG as @thestrivingmomma, and she loves salsa.  We are all sent to earth to learn.  And sometimes learning is hard.  Finding JOY in the journey and STRIVING for those goals to find… Continue reading The Striving Momma

Family, Monday's Posts, motherhood

Miscarriage

October 15th was National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day.  I was taking a bit of a social media break, plus we had sick kids here, so I was needed for my most important task of comforting my kids. If you are new to my blog, I have had a lot of miscarriages, TEN to… Continue reading Miscarriage

Family, Monday's Posts

A sick little one

Hello friends. My littlest one has been sick for 6 days, so I'll be taking a break this week. I hope that you'll find hope and goodness as you look around this week. In my church, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, we had general conference this past weekend. It is where we… Continue reading A sick little one

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

Family, Wednesday Stories

A Woman to Watch

Today's post is going to be short and sweet because this is one of those weeks that I am crazy busy.  And sometimes, I need to spend more time on other things besides blogging.:)  So, I haven't had time to find more Wednesday stories for you.  But I hope you will enjoy this post anyway.… Continue reading A Woman to Watch

Family, Monday's Posts, motherhood

A Witness

One of my favorite stories in the Book of Mormon is that of the people of Alma when they were being persecuted by Amulon and his "task-masters".  Alma's people were feeling just SO SAD.  They didn't know how they could go on any longer.  They started praying outloud--"cry{ing} mightily to God" for help.  Of course,… Continue reading A Witness