The Little Drummer Boy

I’ve never much cared for the song “The Little Drummer Boy,” but this year it has become my favorite. Our home teacher shared with us why it is his favorite, and after listening more closely to the words, it has become one of my favorites as well. In the past, I didn’t like the addition […]

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The Logic of a Child

This month, I gained a new appreciation for children sharing their testimonies during sacrament meeting. I used to think it was all just an annoyance because half the time they all say the same thing. However, this month during our fast and testimony meeting, two children got up and said things that were both hilarious […]

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Remember the True Gift of Christmas

This Christmas season, it’s so easy to get wrapped up (no pun intended) in the business of it all. There can be a mindset that we need to frost a dozen sugar cookies, sing Christmas carols, and decorate the most beautiful Christmas tree before we feel the holiday spirit. I know that as we remember […]

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Remembering Christ at Christmastime

It’s the most wonderful time of the year full of family, gifts, pine trees, and special traditions. Some of my fondest memories are ones of cranking up the volume of our boom box with Christmas tunes while helping Mom decorate the living room with homemade ornaments (you know, the ones you make a school with […]

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The Lord Always Provides

At the beginning of December two years ago, my landlord came over and very regretfully told my husband and me that we had to move out because her son had lost his job and he and his family needed move into our picture-perfect guest house. And I was seven months pregnant! We were heartbroken. There […]

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Women’s Conference

Did you watch to the Women’s broadcast for Conference?? If not you are seriously missing out. I know it is a whole week before the rest of General Conference but I like to think of it as extra special time the Lord has set apart to talk to us, his daughters. It’s like we’re his […]

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