Happy Easter!

April 16, 2017

In the middle of all the easter egg hunts, the yummy treats and bunny crafts I couldn’t help but stop and remember my Savior.  Life has a funny way of helping you forget your purpose…  The days are so long and busy and it’s incredibly easy to let the world in.  The shows on TV, the loud facebook posts, the busy list of to-do’s.  It’s easy to forget the Savior.  That He’s here.  That He’s listening.  That He’s waiting for us to come unto Him.  To remember Him.  To give Him as much time as we give everyone else.   Elder Ballard, one of my heroes, spoke at out church service last night and this morning.  While I was wrestling the kids most of the time, I heard his message loud and clear.  To live in such a way that you can let the Spirit influence your life.  There’s definitely a disconnect lately… people learn the gospel of Christ.  It’s in their brains.  But that

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Our Easter

April 9, 2012

What a great weekend!  I am in completely in love with spring.  I love the weather, I love the green grass and the blooming flowers.  Everything is so new and fresh.  It makes me feel hopeful and inspires me to live my life just a little bit better.  I hope you all had a wonderful Easter and thought much of the Savior and all He has done for us.  I know it’s hard to remember when our days are filled with easter egg hunts, easter baskets and lots and lots of candy!  Christ walked a very lonely path during His earthly life.  He walked that lonely path so that we would not have to.  May we stand by our Savior at all times and in all things and in all places.  I know He will come again and I am so grateful to know why we are here on this earth and how we are supposed to get back to our Father in Heaven. Happy

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Easter Craft Roundup

April 2, 2012

It’s Easter time!  Let’s have some fun yeah?  These are some great DIY ideas I’ve found floating around the web. Garland and Home DecorPaper Crafted Spring Mantle. Landee See Landee Do Chipboard Garland!  LOOOVE! Modern Parents, Messy Kids Yarn Easter Egg Garland! Crafty Endeavor Easter Egg Tree! Image Source The next few are all from Martha.  Sure do love her! Decorated Egg Weights Candy Nests Egg Shall Votives Easter Candy Parade Decor More egg decor!  Better Homes and Gardens  FOOD Will someone please try this recipe out for me? I want a Cadbury egg so badly! Recipe found here Easter Peep S’mores Image Source Easter Oreos.  If you don’t want to buy them, make them!  Y’all know how to make these ya?  Just use a sugar cookie recipe (I have a fabulous one I will share in a bit) and the gel dye you can buy at any craft store.  I bought mine at Hobby Lobby.  Fill it with your favorite frosting!  YUM Picture Credit Chocolate Covered Peeps.  So

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