Blessings & Burdens

Have you ever looked at someone else and thought they had the perfect life? Maybe you’re sick…and they’re not. Or they have lots of money to buy cool toys…and you don’t. Or maybe they seem to be surrounded by friends…and you only have your pet bearded dragon to moan about the day’s drawbacks with at…

Equal Opportunity Trial Giver

I grew up in a home that was less than ideal, especially for an LDS family. As an adult, I’ve worked to have one of those families I wished I could have had as a child. However, while we have been blessed by our efforts to live good lives, we still have our challenges and trials. Heavenly Father is, apparently, an equal opportunity trial giver since we all have a lot of growing to do still.