Category: Family

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Smart Girls

Over the weekend I visited my family and ended up in a somewhat disturbing conversation with my father about my 14-year-old sister. I had mentioned that I am considering more school, and it turned...

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A Happy Story

I was called into the Young Women’s presidency in my ward a little over five years ago. A week after I got that calling, two of my girls’ mother/aunt died (don’t worry, the explanation...

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Reading!

Our family was a bustle of preparing the book release all week long. Most of us re-read the whole series–or at least the sixth book–beforehand. We also made long lists of predications, loose ends...

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Domestic Goddess

When I married I wanted a well-outfitted kitchen like my Mom’s. It needed things like springform pans, ramekins, and various sizes of cake pans. But number one on my list of ‘mest-haves’ was a...

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Women of Righteousness: A Mother's Day Talk

For Mother’s Day, I was asked to speak, as a surprise for my mother, in my parents’ home ward. The bishopric asked me to address Elder M. Russell Ballard’s talk entitled “Women of Righteousness.”...

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National Eosinophil Awareness Week

My toddler was diagnosed with a rare allergic disorder called Eosinophilic Gastroenteritis last May. This past Friday, our little support group got enough members of the House of Representatives to get a House Resolution...