Meet GigglesI am an educator and PhD. I quilt, belly dance, run, read, and try to grow things. I am a Mormon. I am a daughter, sister, aunt, grand-daughter, friend, wife, and mom. more...
The start of foreverBrett and I got married 4 years, 1 month, and 5 days ago.
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What I’m Reading
- Act in Doctrine by David A. Bednar
- The Black Cauldron by Lloyd Alexander
- If at All Possible, Involve a Cow: The Book of College Pranks by Neil Steinberg
Category Archives: Gospel
The idea is that wealth leads to marriage. But what if it’s the other way around. What if marriage leads to wealth? Keep reading
When we are suffering trials we are often tempted to give up faith and hope, to give in to pride and anger, to blame God rather than turning to Him. The temptations we feel are trials of our conversion and testimony. Keep reading
Self-esteem is an illusive mirage in front of us we will never arrive at. It is a bubble that will burst at the slightest disturbance. Keep reading
While these women are describing their experiences on a global scale, they are also describe my experiences at my small, local level. I appreciate what they say and certainly appreciate the opportunities I have for growth, leadership, and blessings as a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Keep reading
I spent a rather large amount of time trying to figure out what book Iddo would hear first. … I picked a book that has shaped my own life the way no other book has and is a major part of my own identity. Keep reading
So we turned to the scriptures to see what reasons the Lord has given for gaining knowledge and wisdom. … There can’t be any higher reason for education than that. Keep reading
I found it interesting how often and for how long I’ve been writing thoughts about how I feel like I am an active and equal participant in the priesthood of God, even though I am a woman. None of the ordinances or blessings of the priesthood are denied me because of my gender. Keep reading