In the last few months of my life I’ve had a lot of people tell me I need to have more faith. Or that I need to pray more and just trust Heavenly Father more. Mmm…and it’s just not that easy. I have been praying, and reading scriptures, going to church, and listening to talks. It’s so easy to forget what faith really is when life is hard. Whenever anyone has said to pray with faith, the thoughts that comes to my mind is, “but, I have been”, “What makes you think I haven’t?”, and “okay, I pray, and then … Continue reading Defining Faith
Back when I was 18 or 19 and was dating a 20 something year old I thought they were so cool and had their head on straight. I mean, they were at a university nearing graduation, had a job, had … Continue reading Turning 25
To the few of you that read my blog and will come across this and wonder what my current dating life is like, I’ll simplify it by saying it’s complicated…still. If that’s enough for you, you don’t have to read … Continue reading It’s complicated.
There’s so much I’ve learned from my relationships. But, there’s so much I also don’t understand. So, I was in a long relationship. One where I was so in love. It was a relationship that I understood that would be … Continue reading 2 things about relationships (that I still don’t think I don’t know)
Earlier this week while at work I was printing stuff and I came across a job to print newspaper props for a local community theater. Once I paid attention I realized they were doing the play It’s A Wonderful Life. The year is coming to an end and this movie was a reminder to reflect and think about my blessings, growth, and how significant I really am. Because I turned 24 this year, here are 24 things I learned because it really is a Wonderful Life. 1. I am loved. It doesn’t always feel like it. It doesn’t always look … Continue reading 24 Things I Learned This Year Because It’s A Wonderful Life
So this last week I had stopped at home for a brief moment and ran into the LDS missionaries who had actually stopped at my apartment. And we talked a bit. And it was good. Out of the whole encounter … Continue reading I am a Mormon (LDS)
Give yourself permission to be sad and not okay with the situation you’re in. Without knowing or experiencing the negative, we would never know the greatness that exists. Be grateful for your blessings and talents. What can you do with … Continue reading Thoughts from today (2/12/17)
I am so grateful for people who treat others as equals. And especially for women who have been great examples for me. Something I’ve always admired and wanted to embody is a great love and respect for others and never … Continue reading To Women
During church a guy and his fiancé who was visiting bore his testimony. He bore it on a few things, but he what stood out was how he bore it about women. How during the creation, the last thing created … Continue reading The Lord Knows We are Capable and Powerful
Heavenly father has faith in us. Whatever it is that we need to learn, He will have us learn it. He will teach us and let us learn in ways we will understand and will resonate with us. And oh … Continue reading Whatever it is that we need to learn, He will have is learn it.