Tags » Mormon

The Beginning

I have heard it said time and time again that life doesn’t begin until you have graduated from college, are married and are struggling to make it in the “real world.” Now, I am none of these things, so things can be completely different outside of my college Mormon-y bubble, but I believe that my life “began” a long time ago.  483 more words


Sunday Musings: One Step Enough for Me

My absolute favorite hymn is Lead Kindly, Light. The end of the first verse reads, “Keep thou my feet; I do not ask to see the distant scene, one step enough for me.” This is a powerful statement. 306 more words

Sunday Musings

MY (Unofficial) SVU Alumni Association Essay Contest Submission

I didn’t have the chance to write an essay for the SVU Alumni Association Essay Contest. A couple of things got in the way. Mostly money and the fact that Brittany and I will be going to BV for Christmas so I need to make sure that I have enough vacation time saved up. 1,370 more words


God Bless Foster Parents

I went to a missionary farewell at my old ward today.  It was fun to see old friends and catch up on their lives.  One family sticks out in my mind.   543 more words



And now, a visual montage of my dating life/prospects as a 24-year-old single, female, Mormon PhD student. Despite what I told the New York Times in March… 151 more words

day 9: 30 day proactive challenge

I’m currently reading Stephen Covey’s 7 habits book and I decided to take his 30 day proactive challenge. For one month this is a goal setting blog/experiment of sorts. 679 more words

7 Habits