I'll fight with you no matter how hard the battle is.. We spend so much time running from who we are meant to be. We forget to see the good we can do because we are so afraid of shaking things up. I've always been different. I've always stood out from the crowd. No matter how hard I … Continue reading Refuge in the storm
"Even though I love this crazy life. Sometimes I wish it was a smoother ride .." I grew up in foster care. I bounced around from group home to group home. I lived in my first group home when I was 11, left my final group home at 16. My first forever family came into … Continue reading Dear Younger Me..
This year my goal is to be better. Not just for those around me, but I want to be better for myself. 2016 taught me to focus on what brings me joy. I've learned that Heavenly Father brings people into our lives for a reason. Some for a short period of time, others for a … Continue reading Working to be kind..
3 major holidays have come and gone since the last time I posted. Here’s a brief look at what my life was like… Halloween was spooktacular! I went to a Halloween dinner and a party with friends. I went to FHE (Family Home Evening) with my missionaries (Sister Chandler & Sister Tanner). For Thanksgiving, my … Continue reading Falling Forward..
Four years ago I joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. On July 8th, 2012, I willingly walked into a church building and hid in the back of the chapel. I stared at everyone around me and instantly felt out-of-place. There were many people getting up and sharing their story, and I … Continue reading The day my life changed..
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