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What Does It Take to Redefine Your Beauty? Part 1

In case you missed it, be sure to check out Ruby’s advice on body image. She talks about the media aspect of body image, and I go into a little more detail about that here while sharing my experience.…

Changes

At the women’s session of general conference earlier this month, Young Women General President Sister Bonnie H. Cordon announced a new Young Women theme and changes to Young Women class organization and names. The new theme now reads: I…

In Memory

Memorial Day in Boston is coming to an end. No matter where you live or what you ate or how you spent the day today, I hope you were able to take some time to think about the men…

Meet Maya and Gabie Gonzalez!

Gabie Gonzalez is a bright-eyed 14 year old who loves to hang out with her friends, and says that family is everything. It’s clear that she looks up to her parents, and especially values the example of her mother,…

If You’re Feeling Discouraged. . .

It was just a heavy day. I spent the whole day feeling sad, less-than, weak, and discouraged. I’m sure you’ve felt this way too–like you’re carrying backpack full of rocks, and maybe a duffle bag too, in each hand.…

Happy World Down Syndrome Day

Today is World Down Syndrome Day. We are forever grateful for our little Budgie. And completely and overwhelmingly grateful his birth mother knew he was worthy of life. Did you know approximately 67% of prenatal diagnoses of Down Syndrome…

Say yes to yourself

  When I moved 1,300 miles across the country at age 21, I didn’t know a single person in my new hometown. I had never visited. I didn’t know the names of the most popular sports teams or the…