Meet GigglesI am an educator and PhD. I quilt, belly dance, run, read, and try to grow things. I am a Mormon. I am infertile. I am a daughter, sister, aunt, grand-daughter, friend, wife, and mom. more...
The start of foreverBrett and I got married 10 years, 4 months, and 14 days ago.
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Monthly Archives: November 2014
Not counting that mysterious page in Leviticus, by the end of this year we will have read all of the standard works twice together. It’s made for some great discussions and a lot of laughs too. Keep reading
When Iddo says “I knit” it means she sees an elephant. When I say “I knit” it means I take two knitting needles (or four) and some yarn and make something. Keep reading
I learned several interesting things this week about gratitude, dinosaurs, and cancer as I skimmed through the headlines in my news feed and elsewhere. Keep reading
Today’s the day I’d planned on publicly expressing what I’m grateful for. Because I do have a lot to be grateful for. Oh so many things. But now that I’m full of good food and have spent the day with my family, it feels like any public list of my blessings would seem insincere. Keep reading
There are so many people in my life who have had an influence, large and small, who probably do not know the difference they made in my life. It makes me hope that the influence I’m having on those around me is a positive one even if I wouldn’t make their list of the top 100 people. Keep reading
When people ask us what our plans are for Thanksgiving I tell them we’re planning to eat a lot of food. There are three large kitchen items that I love because they make all that food prep so much easier. Keep reading
“Love what you do and you’ll never work a day in your life.” Which is wrong. Love what you do and you’ll feel it’s worth it. Love what you do and you’ll keep pushing through the bad parts. Love what you do and you’ll make it work. But it’s going to be work. Keep reading