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Rochelle Tallmadge

Oh What Do You In The Summertime?

It’s the end of another school year! I’m sure we are all heaving a big sigh of relief.  As a seminary teacher and mom, I’m SO ready to just breath. Summer can be a time where we can relax…

Do you Wanna Build a Friendship?

Each week, I volunteer at the children’s hospital with my son, Derick. Derick has Down Syndrome and is 21 years old.  He dresses up as Olaf from Frozen, and I’m Anna. We visit with patients throughout the hospital. Well,…

Gifting the Savior’s Way

One of my favorite Christmas memories is of my childhood, as I walked the streets of my small Idaho hometown, shopping for gifts to give my family. There was no mall in my town. Just little drugstores and variety…

If The Crown Fits

Do you know that feeling when you realize you have forgotten a commitment and are now needed to fulfill it? Ready or not? That pit in the stomach is The. Worst.   I had that experience last week. And…

It’s A Small World After All!

I just got home from a whirlwind trip around Europe. That sounds rather glamorous, doesn’t it? We had our moments, but the camper-sized bathroom in our Paris apartment kept me humble with girls camp flashbacks. But really, the vacation…

Personal Revelation is for YOU!

As a seminary teacher, I spend my mornings with teenagers who are on the cusp of the most important decisions of their lives. Seniors in high school who, as we near the end of this school year, are facing…

Christmas is for Family

In our family, we have a favorite old Christmas story.  As children, my grandpa and his brother made toys for their little sister one year when the family had not a dime to their name.  They had to use…