Aspiration Pneumonia

You know it’s going to be a day when the first thing you run for as your feet hit the floor is the phone so you can call your kid’s doctor.  We’ve been battling an aspiration pneumonia along with an ear infection.  Something still hasn’t mended which is the reason for the phone call.  Parker […]

Dreams Don’t Work Unless You Do

Dreams don’t work unless you do.  I found this quote by Maya Angelou a few months ago to send  with my son, Rigel as he worked to prepare to serve a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Ladder Day Saints.  Such a simple thought made such a deep impression as I continued to […]

Cardiology Appointment or I hate Echoes

Tuesday is Parker’s  cardiology appointment.  We LOVE Dr. Day, but we don’t necessarily like having to actually see him, if you know what I mean.  Dr. Day has taken excellent care of Parker when other doctor’s have shrugged their shoulders and walked away.  It was Dr. Day who finally believed us when we told him […]

Anxiety Conference

Last week I was able to attend an anxiety  conference at UVU with a sweet friend.  It was very serendipitous  how it all played out, and for that I am grateful.   Cause me and anxiety?  BFFs, baby.  BFFs. There are several things I’d like to share with you as to what I learned at the […]

Master teachers come in all sizes.

This is how I picture it in my head.  A loving Heavenly Father looking down at his earthly daughter and wondering why it’s taken her so long to learn patience. And contentment.  And faith.  Especially faith.  He thought for sure that by now she would have  learned what is truly important in this life. He’d […]

What would you do if you weren’t afraid?

What would you do if you weren’t afraid?  If you could transform your fear into strength and get on with your dreams, what would be the outcome? Being afraid, truly afraid,  wasn’t a part of my life until I heard the words Severe Pulmonary Hypertension spoken the very first time.  Up until then my thought […]