come and gone

I can’t believe January has come and gone.  How does this happen!?! And then I ponder…  What am I doing?  Where do I spend my time?  How can I do better?  How can I slow down and make my life more meaningful?  And then I am reminded of awesome talks like President Uchtdorf’s, “Of Things […]


We had a beautiful Christmas! The break and time together was lovely.  For me Christmas Eve was the highlight. We had our traditional potato chowder, rolls, salad, and raspberry pretzel jell-o SALAD? which really is just a tricky way of disguising a scrumptious dessert.  We turn off all the lights in the house, light all […]

Eight is great

  My boy just turned eight!  Can you believe it!?!  I can’t.  But he makes the cutest Cub Scout I’ve ever seen. Part of me wants him to stay little forever and the other part is anxious and excited to watch him become a man. Jacob is an incredible son.  I am in awe with […]