Archive for December, 2013

  • What’s the deal with Joseph Smith?

    Tuesday, December 17th, 2013

    Two hundred and eight years ago, this December 23, Joseph Smith Jr. was born. He is revered in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as the first prophet of this dispensation (a period of time when the gospel is on the earth). As a 14 year-old boy he wondered about religion and attended […]

  • What if I don’t want to choose the strict Mormon lifestyle? Or what I learned in Mexico.

    Tuesday, December 10th, 2013

    I took a break from the blog for Thanksgiving and a trip to Mexico with my husband. On my vacation I enjoyed the warmth, read three books, ate delicious Mexican food, visited the Hotel California, rode a wave in the Pacific Ocean on a boogie board–something I haven’t done since I was a teenager, spent […]