Heroes are all around us

They just aren’t obvious.  They don’t look any different from everyone else.  And they come in all shapes and sizes. My youngest daughter left today on a band trip to Disneyland.  I’m a little worried about her.  She’s been dealing with this bizarre nerve condition called Chronic Regional Pain Syndrome for the last 6 months, […]

Thought for 3-13-15

“You play the game in front of you.” Hugh, explaining coming to terms with being responsible for his much younger half-brother and sister in Just Not Mine

Thought for 3-9-15

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The City by the Bay

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Thought for 3-3-15

Start now, not tomorrow

Thought for 3-2-15

Your mind is a powerful thing.

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The significance of the pickle…

The First Presidency’s message for February was written by President Eyring about how conversion is much more than having a testimony.  To teach from this message, he referenced a General Conference talk Elder Bednar gave that used the “parable of the pickle” to teach that conversion is a  long process requiring full immersion in the […]

A sigh of relief all across the internet…

If I understand the reports correctly, the FCC voted on Thursday that broadband ISPs were common carriers that could be regulated using Title II.  The importance of this decision can’t be overstated.  The internet is what it is today because it has been left alone to grow independent from governmental or commercial regulation or interference. […]

Don’t over-think WordPress…

A day or two ago, I found a very inspirational clip on youtube that I wanted to include in a post.  Since I hadn’t done this before, I read about it in the WordPress Codex, which said that when you’re watching a youtube video, just copy and paste the url onto a separate line in […]

How to win in life…

In a post-game interview high school football player Apollos Hester not only tells us why they won the game but how to win in life… (Apollos Hester plays for the Patriots high school football team in Austin Texas, interviewed on WC News Austin, posted on youtube.com, listed as a top 10 viral hit of 2014 […]