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Category Archives: Memmories

lessons from mom – intro

March 2, 2013 | lessons from mom, Memmories | Permalink

I was blessed to have a great mom.   She was an incredible person, in just about every way.  She was the kind of person that you loved to be around.  Everyone loved talking to her, because she was an amazing listener, she really cared about you and what you had to say.   She had this way about [...]

st. thomas – st. John – best of USVI

February 25, 2013 | Adventures, Memmories | Permalink

When I was 25 I had a quarter life crisis.  I dated 3 boys in a row my 24th year and things didn’t work out.  My heart got hurt a little and I needed some adventure and change… So, I quit my job (that I loved) and took another opportunity to go live and work [...]

on blogging

December 18, 2012 | Memmories | Permalink

How do people keep up with blogging their life.  There is lots to share, but people amaze me at what they produce.  I still am trying to work out what to write and what I care to write about. In the meantime, I’ll just going to try and go christmas shopping and make sure my kitchen stays [...]

treasure from a little bro

December 11, 2012 | Family, Memmories | Permalink

My lil bro is awesome.  Here he is at age 911or something accepting my apology. “Carrie I forgive you.  Somtimes it is so hard to come home from a hard day and then you are all snotty and tolte (totally) mean to me.  It is hard.” Life is hard when you are 11ish. Now that little brother is [...]

lunch time wedding

December 5, 2012 | Memmories | Permalink

Lunch today was spent going to a wedding of one of my most fav. roommates.  It was rainy and the temple looked beautiful. During the ceremony one bit of cousel that was shared, touched me.  He said, when you marry you are to love your spouse as God loves them.  Beautiful concept.  I guess I have some [...]

advent – intro

December 3, 2012 | Holidays, Memmories | Permalink

When I was a teenager, my mom learned from one of her friends of the tradition of Advent.  We started doing it each Sunday after thanksgiving, leading up to Christmas.  I have really happy memories of Christmas Advent with my family.  My mom was an amazing woman and her knowledge of the scriptures and love for the [...]