“I shall not attempt to paint to you the feelings of this heart, nor the majestic beauty and glory which surrounded us on this occasion; but you will believe me when I say, that earth, nor men, with the eloquence of time, cannot begin to clothe language in as interesting and sublime a manner as...
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About Shelly

I am a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. I’m passionate about strengthening my relationship with Jesus Christ through personal growth, family history, teaching my children, and harnessing the power of early mornings.  Welcome to my little corner of the world. 

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One Touch With the Finger of His Love

“I shall not attempt to paint to you the feelings of this heart, nor the majestic beauty and glory which surrounded us on this occasion; but you will...
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Math that Inspires

I mentioned in this post that I’ve been amazed at how the gospel is woven into all of the subjects -even math.  Math has been helping my boys, especially,...
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Education for Real Life

I ran across a talk by Henry B. Eyring called Education for Real Life that I found to be really insightful and inspiring.  It goes along well with...
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Raising Children of the Promised Day

Like I mentioned in my one of my last posts, lately I’ve been thinking a lot about the Restoration of the Gospel of Jesus Christ and the gathering of...
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I have Learned For Myself

  The theme that I felt led to choose for our family and homeschool this year (and perhaps beyond) is I have learned for myself.       There are...
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Gathered, Grafted, and Restored

The Restoration has been on my mind a lot lately because over the past 6 months I have been trying to “immerse myself in the glorious light of...
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What I Have Seen and Know Because of The Book of Mormon

During the Prophet’s closing remarks at last October’s General Conference, he invited us to join in the celebration of the bicentennial of Joseph Smith’s First Vision.  In the...
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Good Behavior Role Play

I don’t remember the exact day, but I think it was about 2 months ago when an idea came to me one day.  I had learned from Ralphie...
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Personal Experience with The Allegory of the Olive Trees

As I have been studying The Allegory of the Olive Trees in Jacob 5 this week, I have been marking tender mercies and seeing the Lord’s loving care,...
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