Family, Wednesday Stories


I am very grateful for the opportunity to live in this country, to have a family, to have a home, to have so much access to good food and clean water. I am blessed. Today my second child is 16! My how time flies. I am grateful for him and his good soul. This amazing… Continue reading Grateful

Family, Friday Recipes

My Mother’s Bread

The only thing I really leaned how to cook as a teen was French bread. My mom makes the BEST french bread. Nothing brings back good memories of home like when I'm baking bread. I added fresh ground wheat to this recipe, but my mom always made it with all purpose for all of the… Continue reading My Mother’s Bread

Family, Wednesday Stories

How Wednesday Stories Began

On April 25th, it will be one year since I started having friends, family, and sometimes people I only know through InstaGram write about experiences in their lives that helped them to grow and learn and see the blessings from heaven amidst trials. I wanted thank my friends who had enough faith in me and… Continue reading How Wednesday Stories Began

Family, Friday Recipes, recipes, side dish

Sweet Potato and Pineapple Au Gratin

I got this amazing recipe off of Better Homes and Gardens {}. Of course I tweaked it a bit, but you can click on their link for the original recipe.:) I made this for Thanksgiving and it was a huge hit! Not with my kids of course because there was vegetables in there! But with… Continue reading Sweet Potato and Pineapple Au Gratin

Family, hearts knit together, Monday's Posts, my beloved blanket

Joining Forces

Local Utah Charity creates beautiful kids for abused women and children, refugees, and now seeks to make kits for police officers to carry in their vehicles.

Family, Monday's Posts


Today, I just want to write a simple post about five things I am thankful for.  I have seen many quotes recently about how when we focus on our blessings, even more seem to come to our minds.  We become happier.  We become satisfied with our lives.  I can honestly say that that is one… Continue reading Thankful

courage, Family, inspiration, LDS, mother, Wednesday Stories

Motherhood-the refining fire

I'm so excited to share with you the experience of motherhood my friend Beth is going through.  I hope you will enjoy her words and find strength in them.  I hope you will find courage to keep at it.  I hope you will be inspired to let Christ into your life and allow Him to… Continue reading Motherhood-the refining fire

Family, food allergies, Gluten Free, inspiration, LDS, mother, Wednesday Stories

We are always guided

Today as I promised, I'll be sharing a great experience of my amazing friend.  I am always inspired by her and her goodness.  She has an incredible story of an experience she had with her tiny 13 month old baby.  I hope you will enjoy her words. "When my daughter was about 13 months old… Continue reading We are always guided