This last while I have felt stretched thin in such a good way. As I strive to fulfill my duties as a wife and a mother and a disciple of Christ, I look back and can really see how far I have come. The Lord has taught me that he will not only teach me… Continue reading Keeping the pace of sacrifice
A couple of weeks ago, I had a wonderful discussion with some friends about why God lets bad things happen. This question was one that I came across a lot as a missionary. And one that holds a lot of people back from believing in God. Through my studies of the scriptures and words of… Continue reading Why I find that Jesus Christ matters
Baby Thea is just about 2 years old and we’ve been potty training (or EC-ing) her since birth. Where are we now? About the same place we were last update: Thea poops consistently in the toilet, although she now is more prone to actually tell me she needs to poop instead of me just having… Continue reading Infant Potty Training: where are we now?
Guys, Rose sleeps like a dream. Although at first I had seriously no idea how to get a newborn to sleep (It’s crazy how much you forget between children, even when they are only 16 months apart!), I have successfully navigated safely through the second round of sleep training thus far. Reason 1: Rose is… Continue reading Sleep Training: the sequel
I really should have gotten on the stick and written this closer to the actual event. It feels like it was sooo long ago that Rose came into our lives. She’s such a sweet baby. The best word to describe Thea was curious. Sweet is the best word for Rose. Birth Story #2. Let me… Continue reading Baby birth story #2: medicated vs natural
I used to feel sooo much stress when I was asked to teach, especially in church. I mainly was concerned with looking dumb, looking unprepared, and being boring. Not to mention having a bunch of people looking at me the whole time while I tried to look put together and confident. Then, I went to… Continue reading The importance of objectives
I am way overdue for an update for A: how sleep training with Thea is going and B: what I am doing with Baby #2 to hopefully avoid the pitfalls I ran into with Baby #1. This post will be for point A. (Otherwise this post is going to be insanely long). Thea is a… Continue reading Sleep Training. Where are we now?