Get the kids involved and informed when it comes to being ready for emergencies. make mazes of your house or other places you frequently visit, like School or grandma’s house, that they can complete to learn an evacuation route in case of a fire or other emergency. Put obstacles in front of the obvious exits, […]

Shrimp and Corn Chowder

by lindsey swann 2tbsp unsalted butter 2 small leeks, cleaned and sliced 1 large baking potato peeled and cubed (12 oz) 3 cups chicken broth (i use low sodium) 4 cups corn kernels frozen or fresh (not canned) 1 1/2 cups half and half 2 tbsp cornstarch 2 tsp Old Bay seasoning (i use low […]

Lindsey Swann

what was your first job ? cleaning the bathrooms and breakroom of an office when i was 15 whats your favorite comfort food ? anything with potatoes (i quess its the irish in me ) what is the last movie that you watched? saints and soldiers 2 : airborne creed what is your favorite hymn? […]

An anxious man, who was a soon-to-be father, spoke frantically into the phone, “My wife is pregnant and her contractions are only two minutes apart!” “Is this her first child?” the doctor asked. “No!” the man shouted. “This is her husband!”

Visiting Teaching Message

The April’s Visiting Teaching message teaches us that getting to the temple is worth every sacrifice and every effort. Some of those efforts we can make are: Believing in Heavenly Father, Jesus Christ, and the Holy Ghost. Cultivating a testimony of Christ and the restored gospel. Following the living prophet. Qualifying for a temple recommend […]

April Presidency Message

In lieu of the upcoming ward boundary changes, my thoughts have been toward that of unity.  We are so lucky to be part of an organization whose membership doesn’t end because we might move to a different ward.  We can still be unified as sisters as we work toward our common goals of increasing righteousness, […]

march presidency message

“The gospel, said President Gordon B. Hinckley (1910 – 2008), ‘is a plan of freedom that gives discipline to appetite and direction to behavior.’ This plan puts us on a path of increasing knowledge and capacity, increasing grace and light. It is the freedom to become what you can and ought to be. But for […]

Sister Spotlight!

Danielle Vieth Where do you work? evergreen center What is your favorite place you have traveled to? Disney land If you could have one day to yourself, what would you do? spa treatment full out massage Have you ever broken a bone? nope Whats the next planned event you’re looking forward to in your life? […]