dis-ease – a healers journey

In 2004, my parents were serving an LDS Mission in England. I don’t really consider what they were doing a “mission” as per the traditional LDS church’s stance of a mission. My Dad was actually working as the Director of LDS Family Services for the United Kingdom, Scotland and Ireland. It was a JOB with a lot of stress. A different country than he was used to practicing in with many more laws and restrictions that frustrated him. No offense to any of my English friends – but

Meet Me Where I Am

"While we try to teach our children all about life - our children teach us what life is all about."  Angela Schmidt. When I became a mother for the first time in 1996, I do not believe that I looked into my son's baby blue eyes and thought, "you will teach me what life is all about."  Twenty-plus years later and three more boys - I know that my children have taught me a few things about life and perspective. I am not sure about all mother's, but I would wager that when that n