So, my 24 year old daughter started college yesterday. Today is her first day of all day classes (Tuesdays and Thursdays this semester). Needless to say, I have all 3 kids all day today. This is our first day doing this. I know we will survive, but I was and am a little apprehensive. I … Continue reading New chapters
I am up early this morning. I have already finished my walk. I walked over 2 miles in 40 minutes. It was good, because it is not hot outside yet.Today I am going to continue in my practice of patience. It seems that is always my lesson these days. Mixed in of course are other … Continue reading An early morning
Hello there. Hope everyone is having a good day.I haven't been very good at posting. I tend to get a little overwhelmed with life sometimes and some stuff just doesn't get done.We have a new baby in my house!! He was born healthy on July 21st. He and mommy are doing well!!I am still loving … Continue reading Practice, practice, practice
Today is a terrific Tuesday! Today is Little Miss's 3rd birthday, I am spending the day with her! The spiritual principle for today is "patience"! I will sure need it with Little Miss today! She is most definately in that stage of life that we call the "terrible twos" and some days more than others, … Continue reading Trying to practice patience today!!
I'm running behind. I am going to go ahead and do my #SearchtheBook now, then I will catch up soon. One of my favorite verses in the #BookofMormon is Mosiah 4:27 And see that all these things are done in wisdom and order; for it is not requisite that a man should run faster than he has strength. … Continue reading #SearchtheBook
So today is Thursday. Not much on my to do list, yet. I need to run to the bank, and Wal-Mart. Then have to pick the Coyote up from work and take him to his Dr appt. He didn't ride today because it is suppose to rain. It is going to rain, I can feel … Continue reading Self-discipline, faith and patience
I was thinking this morning about the spiritual principles that I do my best to practice daily. I decided that I wanted to share them with you! So here is the list of principles: Honesty, Open-mindedness, Willingness, Humility, Acceptance, Hope, Faith, Trust, Surrender, Commitment, Courage, Self-honesty, Perseverance, Patience, Compassion, Forgiveness, Self-discipline, Unconditional Love, Selflessness, Steadfastness, Service, Sharing & … Continue reading My Spiritual Principles
I just realized that now, in the middle of Easter week, is a wonderful time for a gratitude list. Especially since I haven't done one in a while. Heavenly Father, my Savior Jesus Christ, the Atonement, the Bible, the Book of Mormon, the Doctrine and Covenants, continuing revelation, my favorite 12 Step program; the Church of Jesus Christ of … Continue reading Some gratitude
Perseverance, that's the principle that ties it all together for me. The one I was forgetting about as I've been whining about having to consistently keep working on trust, patience and humility. Of course I get to keep working on them, that perseverance (or enduring??). When I stop and let God do the work that … Continue reading Perseverance
After my post the other day, and after a wonderful person left a comment that touched me, I realized something. I realized that the stuff I am "going through" recently is not big stuff. And that actually made me feel pretty good! I haven't used drugs, or broken the law or been arrested in over … Continue reading Not big things.