1. Good Grief

    Good Grief

    Grief is a funny thing. I’ve never really had to greive to the extent that I am right now. I’ve lost grandparents. I’ve lost friends. I’ve lost loved ones that I’ve worked for for a number of years . But I’ve never left lost lost my husband. I’ve never lost...

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  2. Happy Ever After 

    Happy Ever After 

    Life is a glass, and there is water in that glass. We have all heard that phrase before. Sometimes, the glass is half empty, sometimes it’s half full, but nevertheless, it’s all the same. It’s a glass cup, and there is water, waiting to be consumed. I’ve always been fascinated...

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  3. Tender Mercies

    Tender Mercies

    We do family scripture study every morning before the kids leave at 6:00 for early morning seminary (a high school scripture study class before school.)  I always get up and make breakfast at 5:45 so we can read and have family prayers before they have to leave.  I don’t worry...

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  4. Overcoming Murmuring: Remaining Productive and Positive in Times of Trial

    Overcoming Murmuring: Remaining Productive and Positive in Times of Trial

      So Saturday night I vented on a Widows/Widowers Facebook group about my loneliness and the lack of ability to date anyone because of my geographical location. I posted… “Frustrated, frustrated, frustrated- not feeling very positive tonight. Especially when I am waiting up for my senior to get home from his...

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