Monthly Archives: September 2014


September Successes: My Favorite Blog Posts 14

This month has moved way too quickly. September has taught me a few lessons, many of which I am still learning.  I feel the word for the month would be preparation. After applesauce, salsa, tomatoes, peaches, etc, I feel more prepared for the winter. But, I have also been taught some lessons about preparation in my […]


Forever Strong on the Field

Five Things Coach Gelwix Taught Me about Being Forever Strong 10

I recently had the opportunity to go to a devotional where Larry Gelwix was the main speaker.  He was the coach of the Highland Rugby team that was featured in the movie “Forever Strong”.  Coach Gelwix led the Highland rugby varsity team to an amazing record of 361 wins and 9 losses over 30 years. […]


5 Important Lessons Adults Can Learn from Pee-Wee Soccer 35

I got roped into coaching my girls’ soccer team this year.  I didn’t play soccer.  I don’t watch soccer. I didn’t even really know the rules to soccer. But, I volunteered, which basically means you give your time for the better good (isn’t that a nice way to describe volunteering?). We had our first game […]

Direction

Gratitude Rainbow Uchtdorf

4 Things You Need to Know About Gratitude 11

Recently, I have been trying to put a focus on gratitude again.  It is something that I really have to work at. It doesn’t come naturally.  But, the more that I work at it, the easier it becomes.  I am grateful for so many things. With September 11 yesterday, I was reminded of that day […]