I don’t wish to offend, which is why I am starting with disclaimers. Don’t skip over them and then say “how dare he!” Disclaimers I went to graduate school to be a therapist and after about a year and a half of studying marriage and family therapy I found something I enjoyed even more, teaching. […]
In some households, there are usually two debates that surface when it comes to Family Home Evening. 1) What are we going to do? 2) What are we going to eat? Let’s face it, food is awesome, but it can be a hassle to get full-on treats ready in time for Family Home Evening sometimes. If […]
Dress guidelines for missionaries of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have been revised for men and women serving in areas around the world impacted by mosquito-borne viral diseases such as Dengue Fever, Chikungunya and Zika. The new missionary health and safety guidelines were announced by the First Presidency and the Quorum of […]
In this podcast, Dr. Tim tackles tough questions from our followers about helping children become secure in their gender. Too often we think that a boy shouldn’t like pink or girls shouldn’t use power tools. That has more to do with culture than science. If we understand objective science and why preferences exist among the […]
The Church recently updated their dress and grooming guidelines for missionaries, allowing missionaries to wear conservative sunglasses and wide-brimmed hats in order to help them better protect against the sun. The Church holds its missionaries to high standards—both spiritually and when it comes to dress and appearance. As servants of the Lord, they represent Him […]
In this amazing video, TREN take a trip down the rabbit’s hole for an adventure in Wonderland featuring Jenny Oaks Baker. “The song is inspired by the power of imagination,” said Taylor Miranda, one of the four members in TREN. “We love the idea that through creativity and imagination anyone can create their own Wonderland.” […]
Let the Baby Decide! “Are you having a boy or a girl?” This is one of the most common questions asked to those who have just revealed they are expecting a little one. This is question is logical, understandable, and completely accurate. From a biological perspective, it would be absurd to assume there are more […]
The Running Man Challenge is the latest addictive internet trend and it is similar to other viral dance trends like the Harlem Shake. Made popular by two University of Maryland basketball players, Jaylen Brantley and Jared Nickens, the challenge is simple: do a variation of the running man to an old ’90s hit song called […]
Some of you may remember the song “I can love you like that” – made popular in the 1990s by both John Michael Montgomery and All 4 One. The song is catchy and the message is sweet. However, this song also contains a prevalent and dangerous message that is often found in our popular culture – a […]
(KUTV) A report by KUTV news has one psychologist talking about some mistakes that could potential hamper missionaries on their missions. KUTV interviewed Dr. Gary Taylor, who spent 40 years in practice as a psychologist, and recently served two LDS missions as an area health advisor. In that interview Dr. Taylor talks about missionaries all […]
Jason Lyle Black, award-winning concert pianist and viral YouTube star, is releasing his gorgeous debut album, Piano Preludes, this week. Produced by LDS favorite and internationally-renowned artist Paul Cardall, Piano Preludes features fifteen original compositions for piano and strings designed to help listeners feel peace, love, and hope. “Piano Preludes has been a great opportunity […]
We’ve featured Ryan Hamilton before when he was on Conan (watch his hilarious act here). Now Ryan Hamilton is on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert and does an amazing job with his “clean” comedy. Take a look.
A terrific tribute from some well known LDS personalities about their moms. Kori Andrews and his wife Katie have started a Youtube channel supporting and celebrating families. Two weeks ago we finally determined to jump in with both feet. We decided that if I was going to do a channel about families then we should […]
As Mothers Day approaches I find myself once again on the East Coast and over 2,000 miles from my mother. Living so far away from not only my mother, but also living away from my sisters has caused me to reflect on the women in my life, and what they have done for me. As […]
This video parody is simply too good not to share. I think it’s something that all moms can relate to. I’m a guy and I relate to telling our kids no.
Our Friends at The Melea Show and Working with Lemons, put together this awesome Cinderella Motherhood in REAL Life Video for Mother’s Day! And we just HAD to share it with you! If you like it too, click that SHARE button and share it with all of the Mothers in your life!
Do you dislike Mother’s Day because you feel unworthy of the praise heaped upon you? Do you quickly observe strengths in other moms but have a harder time seeing them in yourself? If so, you are not alone! I suggest, you are doing better (probably much better) than you may think. But first, I want […]
What does the Laie Hawaii cemetery, three Seattle radio stations, beef cattle, and investment retirement services all have in common? They are all different companies owned and operated by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Did you know that the church is the leading producer of peanuts and walnuts in the United States? […]
Even with our pure motives and diligent efforts to improve, I have noticed a disturbing trend among us parents. Too many of us say we want to improve and change but only if it fits into our paradigm, assumptions, upbringing, traditions, experiences, and so forth. Out of all the parenting advice out there the number […]
What happens when you mix the Gospel with Star Wars in meme format? Pure awesomeness! As May the 4th (be with you!) approaches I’ve been collecting and creating Mormon Star Wars Memes! So enjoy 35+ Mormon Star Wars Memes to celebrate International Star Wars Day! See the remaining memes at My Life By Gogo Goff!