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

Family, Wednesday Stories

Finding Purpose Brings Healing

Today's Wednesday Story will inspire and uplift you! Cami is the host of an amazing Podcast, Real Connections, she's a a mom to three beautiful children, and she has a compassionate heart you can feel as she writes and speaks. Her path to gain this compassionate heart began in her childhood. She shares that experience… Continue reading Finding Purpose Brings Healing

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

About Me, Family, Monday's Posts

Twenty Years

As a child I remember thinking when I would be in my 40's that was a LONG way away. And now that I'm here, boy that just flew by! On June 26th, my husband Mark and I will have been married 20 years! What a blessing it has been in my life to have someone… Continue reading Twenty Years

About Me, Monday's Posts, Rainbow of Hope Collection Tees

Rainbow of Hope Collection

I'm so excited to announce a beautiful thing! Karen at inspiring dreams apparel and I collaborated on a line of shirts with messages of HOPE to connect women together who have or are currently going through infertility and miscarriage. And her designs are simply beautiful! Everyone needs one of these shirts! It's amazing how empowering… Continue reading Rainbow of Hope Collection

Family, Friday Recipes, recipes

Strawberry Brownie Delight

This is one of my favorite recipes to take to a party, bridal or baby shower, or even for a funeral luncheon. It's so pretty and so very easy. It's not a new recipe, but in my book, strawberries and brownies were a match made in heaven. Add some cream, vanilla pudding, and sweetened and… Continue reading Strawberry Brownie Delight

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

miscarriage, Monday's Posts, motherhood

Finding HOPE While Awaiting Rainbows

Hello my dear friends! It's a beautiful Monday morning here in Riverton where I live! I have some exciting news to share! Well, it's exciting to me at least! I have been working for the past few months on an eBook titled Finding HOPE While Awaiting Rainbows. I have been praying that the words I… Continue reading Finding HOPE While Awaiting Rainbows