The Temple Comes First: How the Temple Has Worked in My Life

The story of how we went from nowhere to live to the perfect living arrangements in 12 hours flat, and the reason why the temple is the miracle everybody needs in their lives.

The Right Time to Have Another Kid + Why I’m Pregnant AGAIN

Don’t worry, this isn’t a post about how I’m pregnant!—just why. (A sequel to “The Right Time to Have Kids”)

No Calling vs. Hard Calling: Message to Those Wanting More (or Less!) Calling

When I told a friend about how overwhelmed I felt about my new calling, she chuckled. “You said you wanted a calling!”

She was right. I had prayed for this for a year and a half, and I got what I asked for.

Girls (and Boys) Who Don’t Serve Missions – Yes, You CAN Marry One!

I have heard this statement far too many times: “I’m only marrying a returned missionary.” I fear this is an incorrect and unholy thing to say.

Voting: It’s Not the Most Important Thing About You (or Anyone Else)

Frankly, who you vote for is not the most important or interesting thing about you—or anybody else. Thanks to revelation from God, we know we are so much more than that.

Change the World with a Prayer / Cambia el mundo con una oración

Prayer is how we can change not only our own lives, but the world. (La oración cambia no solo nuestras vidas sino también el mundo.)

A Rebuttal to “Modernized” Church Doctrine – Debunking False Teachings from BYU, Instagram, and More

We go through 4 examples of “modernized” Church doctrine, analyze where they go wrong, and discuss 4 ways to prepare against falling for the philosophies of men, mingled with scripture.

To God, We Are Babies – 4 Lessons from Parenting a New Baby

Nearly every day, my baby does something that makes me think of how God must see us, and she’s taught me many lessons about what it means to be a child of God.