Mormons and Temple building in Philadelphia

I was so excited this morning as I sat down to study the scriptures when I came across an article called "Construction of Philly's Mormon Temple without caffeine, smoking, swearing"  It is a great read about the unique construction and work environment at the temple site.  The reasons behind why that happens and the amazing building project that is…

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Little Entrepreneur

Today we went to my sister's house to help with a yard sale and my son brought along one book with a small sign on it for 5 cents.  My older boy tried to talk him into selling it for more since he said 5 cents was not enough.  We talked about depreciation since he bought it used for…

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DOC Band

Thanks everyone that made suggestions for my son's DOC Band.  If you haven't read about his first design, read it here!  My sister-in-law made a suggestion that I should do an under construction band and I loved the idea so the wheels in my head began to turn and here's the design that I came up with.  I'll be…

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100 Years of Scouting

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will be celebrating a 100 years with the Scouting program.  Right now, I work with the 10 year old boys called Webelos in the Scouting program.  We have about 18 boys total between us two leaders.  It makes for lots of energy, laughs and fun.  My oldest just joined the ranks…

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My Brother Hyrum

I love this story for so many reasons.  This video reminds me of a sweet friendship that can exist between siblings and to neighbors alike as we are quick to love and slow to judge.  I can feel a sweet spirit in this short movie about how we should love one another especially those within our own home.  It…

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