Brutally Honest

Brutally Honest

Social media.  It’s a double-edged sword. I have used it many times to discover people in need and help them.  I love that. I used it to make a Pineapple Angel Food Cake that exploded in my oven but that my kids ate anyway.  I love that.  What an adventure! But,...
Some Lessons Learned From the Flu at 38 Weeks Pregnant

Some Lessons Learned From the Flu at 38 Weeks Pregnant

I almost hesitate to write this post, because not everyone will need this information–but, you never know.  I think we all know someone who is pregnant at least once or twice in our lives–and what if they get the flu at 38 weeks?  They should be able to...
My Life At The Hospital

My Life At The Hospital

So if you visit Starbucks a lot, or a grocery store, or even my favorite little restaurant in American Fork, you get these cute little stampy cards or swipey cards and if you keep coming back and giving them money, they keep stampin’ until you get FREE STUFF! I...
Proof That Sugar Is An Addictive Substance

Proof That Sugar Is An Addictive Substance

I usually don’t go shopping.  I don’t go get groceries because I subscribe to the idea that in ancient times, men hunted the food, so…you know–I am a traditionalist–and I don’t want to take away the thrill of the hunt from my...
Farm Life…Living the Dream

Farm Life…Living the Dream

Ever since I can remember, I have always thought of how much fun it would be to move out to the country and have some animals and quit being a full-time consumer and be self-sustainable and self-reliant and all that stuff, and I have worked very hard for the last few...
Meet My Literary Likenesses

Meet My Literary Likenesses

It’s so fun to find out the difference between the literary character you feel most like as compared to what your family feels that you are like.  For example, here are the characters I have always fancied that I am most like: 1. Miss Melanie from Gone With The...