Hydrocephalus strikes again

For those who don’t know, Xavier is back at Seattle Children’s Hospital. Over the past few weeks he’s been having headaches on and off. He would usually take some Tylenol and sleep it off. Sunday he was in pain and didn’t eat much after breakfast. He was sleepy and he started to get dizzy. These are... Continue Reading →

Temple worship

One of the unique things about the faith of members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Later-day Saints is our temples. There is sometimes confusion about our temples from the fact that not just anyone can walk inside and look at one. You can do that at one of our churches or visitor centers... Continue Reading →

Church history sites

(Taken from a previous Facebook post July 27, 2016) So if you've been following our vacation posts, you know that we are touring some of the historical places related to the history of our church. (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints). Wanting to know and understand the history of the church is probably... Continue Reading →

Crepes on Fast Sunday

The first Sunday of each month is usually a “Fast Sunday”. As members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, we fast for two meals, meaning we do not eat or drink for those two meals. It might be breakfast and lunch on that Sunday for example. We take the money that we... Continue Reading →

Hurrah for Israel

I’m a regular listener to the Latter-day Lives podcast. I’ve blogged about it before and I've even been a guest before.  I had lunch with the creator and host Shawn Rapier, a dear friend, when he told me out of the blue one day that he was going to start a podcast.  I thought it... Continue Reading →

Hershey Chocolate Surprise for Xavier

This could not have gone more perfectly. I was out in Hershey, Pennsylvania for business this week and stopped by Hershey's Chocolate World. (It's totally fun and you should bring the kids). While there, I had the idea to get small Hershey chocolate bars for the kids, and then one 5 lbs (yes you read... Continue Reading →

Making music

I have always loved music. I used to play around with a double cassette recorder adding different sounds and singing to mix my own music. I was never trained in music and I don't play any instruments, but I have been able to learn enough to sing in our ward (church) choir and have even... Continue Reading →

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