Your True Identity

Finding our true identity in life can be a long and sometimes a difficult journey.  On the other hand, your image, which means the general impression that a person portrays to others, can be defined quickly by others based on your outside behavior or appearance. I remember when I was growing up in my parent’s […]

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Philadelphia Temple Open House

Why would we take an RV almost as old as me across the country from Arizona to Pennsylvania about 2,500 miles with no air conditioning, in the hot month of August with 5 children between 11 months to 12 years old?  It all started one Sunday morning when President Thomas S. Monson, the prophet, of […]

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Love One Another 14-Day Challenge

The month of February finds the stores packed with red, pink and white as well as endless amounts of chocolate, stuffed animals and flowers to purchase with the intend that this will express the love one feels in their heart for another.  I do love chocolate, but what more can we give to each other […]

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Even If It Was

I met Vickie last year while teaching a family history class.  I was impressed with the joy that radiated from her and then a few months later I heard her share a story about her son that really blew me away.  I was again impressed when she was able to pass through a horrible tragedy […]

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Book of Mormon 6 Month Reading Challenge

UPDATE!! Here is a generic Book of Mormon 90 Days reading challenge.  Start Sunday and end on Friday in 90 days.  Just check the box and keep on reading.  I’d love to hear what new insights and testimonies were built during your 90 day challenge.  It was the best scripture study my family ever did […]

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LDS Blog Train “Embark in the Service of God”

This month's focus for the LDS Blog Train was the Youth theme for church called "Embark in the service of God."  Here's a mini scrapbook kit for you to download for free!!   If you are riding along the train, you just came from Let's Get Together and after you download our freebie and subscribe for more […]

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Yes, Mormons are Christians, too!

Years ago while walking in the halls of our church building in Pottstown, Pennsylvania, I passed one of my friends.  As I walked by Ed, I turned around and it hit me how much he looked like Jesus.  He was growing out his hair and beard.  I told him to make sure he let me […]

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General Conference Cheetos Tags

Last year, I designed these Cheetos tags to attach to a bag of Cheetos as an invite to our Young Women to encourage them to listen to General Conference.  As I have been pondering on Conference and how to make it a very special time for our family, I thought about the great blessing it […]

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General Conference Questions and Answers

To help my kids get ready for Conference, I thought that it would be helpful to share this video with my family this morning.  President Uchtdorf has said, ""As you prepare for general conference, I invite you to ponder questions you need to have answered…there are messages in each general conference given as a gift […]

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General Conference Clipboard Free Printable

For General Conference, I bought a clipboard for each of my children so that they can use it during the listening games to write on as well as to follow along with the Conference Packet that the church has available online.  I have used these packets for the past 2 years from the church.  They […]

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