Category: Family

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In Defense of Boredom

As someone who seeks diversion, hungers for excitement, and insists on turning a trip to Target into an Adventure, I can’t believe I am about to spend the next few paragraphs exploring the virtues...

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Guest Post: A Mother of One

by Lori Davis When I introduce my family at church, the wheels start turning in people’s heads. “Only one child . . . and the daughter’s not a baby.” Most people assume that I...

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Where All the Stories Are LOVE Stories

“Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.” ~Lao Tzu     http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/461259724/where-all-the-stories-are-love-stories As a storyteller, I’ve long understood the power of connecting ourselves with our heroes....

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Birth/Rebirth: Two Tales of Triplets

At a Christmas party last month, I found myself talking to two women who are in choir with my husband. They have a lot in common, both LDS women, in Mesa, Arizona, amazing singers,...

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Birth/Rebirth: Birth of a New Father

Guest Post by Bruce Bruce is a convert to the church who lives in Australia. He is married to Spunky.   My journey to fatherhood has been fast paced, chaotic, challenging and surprising. I’m an...

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Birth/Rebirth: Adoption Story

Guest Post by Susan My oldest daughter asked me to tell about the adoption of her sister. The names in the story have been changed to protect my adopted daughter’s privacy. A little background...