My unsolicited advice to couples

I am about to cross a line here.  But I feel I am qualified on the grounds of being an objective outsider.  I am an impartial observer that only wants to share my findings.  Hopefully, it will be helpful and not intrusive. Here is my advice to married couples for maintaining a happy union.  This is only based on personal observation not personal experience so take from it what you will.  Continue reading


General Conference thoughts: Bearers of Heavenly Light

by President Dieter F. Uchtdorf

This was President Uchtdorf’s talk during the Priesthood session but the first half felt like it was directed toward me.  To be honest, I have been in a shadow for some time now and I have been wondering how long to keep doing the things I have been doing.  I have been waiting for my earth to rotate into the path of the sun again.  But it seems like a long time coming. Continue reading

Why I like The Greatest Showman

The_Greatest_Showman_poster[spoiler alert]

Have you seen The Greatest Showman yet?  I recommend you do if you haven’t yet.  I have seen it twice while still in the theater.  Do you know how long it has been since I’ve gone to see a movie more than once while still in the theater?  Trust me, I’m too cheap to go more than once to just any old movie.  If that doesn’t help sell you on the movie then let me keep going but I will reveal major plot points along the way so if you don’t want to know then stop right here and buy a movie ticket.  You can read the rest when you get back. Continue reading