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The Bus Stops Here

Just prior to Easter, I lost a friend who loved me. I would have dropped in on Harold on Sunday.  I did this regularly with Cheetos and Cutie tangerines.  He loved this.  If he hadn’t chosen to leave us on … Continue reading

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Palm Sunday/ Dedication

Hi Mom:) That is so sad and touching that Justin blessed Robert’s baby:'(I am so grateful to know that Families are eternal, and Chandace, Robert, and Phoenix will be together forever. I gave a talk in sacrament yesterday on temples, … Continue reading

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TEACHER TOOL KIT: MY KID IS NOT GIFTED, BUT….

               “Can I cut that for you?” I am writing in response to Lisa Swaboda’s post, “MY KID IS NOT GIFTED.” This is when my brain did that thing where what I read, was not … Continue reading

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No Ordinary LDS Funeral

 Version:1.0 StartHTML:0000000167 EndHTML:0000032644 StartFragment:0000000457 EndFragment:0000032628 She did not know why she was supposed to attend. She just knew she must. She had a feeling. This in spite of not liking funerals and generally boycotting them. For over a decade, funerals … Continue reading

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ON THE BLOG ROLL: A Jar…….ajar?

JT Weaver’s recent post “It’s Not How Much You Have,” speaks wisdom and approaches Christianity in its best form, in sharing with us a beautiful video about a poor Chinese man and his son. The son spends a young life … Continue reading

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Procrastination: Scratch That

I have concluded…..I am not great at eliminating counter productivity from my life.  In striving for greater spirituality and a closer, more genuine relationship with God, sin gets in the way.  Preacherontheweb would say I am a baby in not … Continue reading

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Email From My Italian Son: Less the Crouton, More the Maltan :)

Monday, February 17, 20014   Mom, I love you so much!!!!!!!! Thank you so much for always writing such amazing emails! I love them so much!!!!!!!!!! I am sorry that mine aren’t nearly as long or exciting, but I am … Continue reading

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