The scene: Christin is showing me her new ‘Kool-aid’ shirt and coloring book. From the kitchen, Mom says: “Girls, come and eat.” to which Christin replies “Not home.” She’s so whitty. Next, we’re discussing various things over dinner. Christin chimes in “my friend is ‘pek-nek’”–to which my Grandparents faces begin to look very confused while Read more about I delight in a “Christin-ism.”[…]
Video Courtesy of KSL.com This is my fluency professor featured here.
Yesterday’s delight: catching up with Sarah and hearing all about her time in America. Eating at Crown Burger–nothing beats their fry sauce. And finally, a late night trip to Smiths including a sit-down adventure on the cosmetics aisle and a lesson in comparative Australian/American make-up pricing. Yep, it was a pretty entertaining and all around Read more about I delight in a blogging break.[…]
“The system by which the gospel principles are weaved together in a fabric…keeps them in check and in balance with each other. You see, the doctrines of Jesus Christ by themselves are dangerous. Any principle of the gospel, isolated, spun off, and practiced in solitude goes wild and goes mad. It is only the orthodoxy Read more about I delight in good quotes![…]
Monday, Mom and I ventured to the Deseret Industries (also known as the DI, a fabulous thrift store of sorts). I’d spent the day doing homework and was in dire need of a break and since the DI has moved so conveniently close, Mom and I pop by there occasionally when I’m home. On the Read more about I delight in inspired trips to DI.[…]
Afflictions in life can easily act as a blockade. Whether its something inside of you or outside of you that somehow in someway ‘keeps you’ from becoming who you want to be, who you think you could be. A thing called potential. Your potential. Potential is a powerful thing and for some is a great Read more about I delight in a voice.[…]
I can hardly believe its been an entire year since I witnessed this sight and felt the rumble of the space shuttle Endeavor taking off from Cape Canaveral. This is what I wrote about the experience soon after: “About 5 minutes before launch, we sang the National Anthem and I can’t even begin to describe Read more about I delight in space exploration.[…]
“You just got yourself 5 more friends.” That’s what someone told me tonight. No, they weren’t facebook friends, they weren’t pretend friends–I think they are 5 lifelong true friends! Isn’t that fantastic?
Today as I was leaving the clinic, I told my supervisor to have a good weekend. She looked at me and said, “Weekend? Erin, its Wednesday.” I laughed and said, well this week seems long enough so far that its about time for a weekend! Seriously though, by the time Wednesday night hits, I’m in Read more about I delight in ‘weekend.’[…]
the most entertaining part of my day came a ‘weirdy moment.’ you see, i had a voice exam , first exam of the semester…always intense because you just don’t know how the professor tests. i did enjoy studying for the exam though…there is something about anatomy that makes my heart really happy. plus there’s something Read more about I delight in school.[…]