Life Events

Does This Mean I Have to Grow Up?

Well this sadly is very late...Since I graduated on July 18t... But I'M DONE! Holy cow... I am a college graduate... And it only took 5 years 😉 I came to BYU-Idaho in January of 2013! That might seem like a weird time to start college but BYU-Idaho is on a track system. My track… Continue reading Does This Mean I Have to Grow Up?

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I’ll Admit It…I see a Counselor

So I learned something rather interesting last week in my counseling appointment. And yes... I went to a counselor. To be specific, I saw a marriage counselor. And yes, I recognize that I am not yet married but because of my circumstances (being divorced) I thought it would be a great resource for me to… Continue reading I’ll Admit It…I see a Counselor

Life Events

Let Freedom Ring

The Fourth of July is my FAVORITE holiday! Why? I can't quite decide that... it feels like the ultimately perfect day. A parade to start the day off. Swimming or hanging out and enjoying the sun. A BBQ with too much food. And a dazzling firework show to top it off! What could be better?… Continue reading Let Freedom Ring

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Engagement Session!!

Okay guys so I need your help!!! I am in love with a few of our photographs from our engagement photo session and I need you to help me decide what will be used on our wedding invitations!!! And to respond to everyone's questions, I have NO CLUE what our date is... It could be… Continue reading Engagement Session!!

Life Events

A Long Time Coming

Getting divorced changed a lot for me. It changed the way I think, the future I want, the things I expect from myself and others. It opened my mind to possibility and growth. Although painful, it was also freeing. It allowed me the freedom to recognize my strengths, weaknesses, and desires. I was able to… Continue reading A Long Time Coming

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To My Baby Brother

I remember the day you were born. I was wearing those uncomfortable yellow gel sandals with a sunflower dress. I was so excited to hold you in my arms and smoosh your little face. You're tiny little head covered in red hair confused me a little bit but I loved you. You made me a big… Continue reading To My Baby Brother

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A Desensitized Generation

Okay guys I know this is a common topic but I just felt like I needed to add my two sense. What is the heck is wrong with the world today? Why is there soft core porn all over the place?? Today I was on Snapchat, which I use daily by the way, and I… Continue reading A Desensitized Generation

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The Most Peculiar Advice

Well now that it's out that I am in a relationship. I felt like it would be a good time to talk about some advice that I have received from my leaders, friends, and family! I think this advice is important for not only me and my situation, but for everyone who is looking to… Continue reading The Most Peculiar Advice

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So There’s This Guy

Okay guys... if there was any time to judge, it would be now. I have accepted that by going public with this, I am opening myself up to a lot more ridicule. However, I also feel like I have been open with all of you and I want to continue doing that! I am actually… Continue reading So There’s This Guy

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Responses from Questions

Thank you guys for reaching out and asking questions! I have been going over these all weekend and have finally figured out how I want to respond... So what was it like growing up Mormon as a teenager? Growing up Mormon was both easy and hard. I grew up in a home where the gospel… Continue reading Responses from Questions