Essays

Falling in Love with My Husband: A Look Back to How We Met

I was 19, he was 21. I was finishing my freshman year of college and he’d just returned from a 2-year proselyting mission in Austria. I was a convert to the Church and hadn’t even hit my year mark; he was born and raised in the gospel. I had recently ended a 2-year-long relationship, he had never had a real girlfriend.

Turns out, we were a match made in heaven.… Read More Falling in Love with My Husband: A Look Back to How We Met

Essays

Half-Way There: My New Year’s Resolutions Update

This post contains affiliate links. Purchasing items through the affiliate links below will not increase the cost of your purchase and will grant me a small commission that will help support the MiddayMornings blog. Thank you for your support. Yes, I am talking about New Year’s Resolutions in the middle of June. It’s time to… Read More Half-Way There: My New Year’s Resolutions Update

Essays

What Happens When You Don’t Get What You Want? A Lesson in Attitude

In the Walmart Checkout Line A mother and her teenage daughter stood in front of me in the express lane of my local Walmart. With her cart still full of items and the conveyor belt already full, it was clear the cashier took the customer as an exception to the 20 items or less rule.… Read More What Happens When You Don’t Get What You Want? A Lesson in Attitude