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  • Allan K. Chalmers Quote on happiness

    4/30/2016 9:44:04 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    "The grand essentials of happiness are: something to do, something to love, and something to hope for."- Allan K. Chalmers Perhaps the key t... Read more

  • SPOILER...Gethsemane

    4/30/2016 9:38:39 AM, by JLAMING263

    Rafael E. Pino There is no infirmity, affliction, or adversity that Christ did not feel in Gethsemane.... Read more

  • Saturday

    4/29/2016 11:11:49 PM, by CHIBIKARATE

    Enjoy your day be blessed and enjoy brother is still in the hospital not happy with how they treat him hugs... Read more

  • SPOILER...Plan of Salvation

    4/29/2016 11:48:15 AM, by JLAMING263

    "You have been sent to earth in this dispensation of time because of who you are and what you have been prepared to do!" —Linda K. Burton... Read more

  • Martha Washington quote

    4/29/2016 7:09:25 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    "The greatest part of our happiness depends on our dispositions, not our circumstances."- Martha Washington So very true... we see this in o... Read more

  • SPOILER...Faith

    4/28/2016 9:30:59 AM, by JLAMING263

    Koichi Aoyagi Put God first, regardless of the trials you face. Love God. Have faith in Christ, and entrust yourself to Him in all things.... Read more

  • Elbert Hubbard quote

    4/28/2016 6:51:40 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    "The object of teaching a child is to enable him to get along without his teacher."-Elbert Hubbard This quote is so true, however we need... Read more

  • SPOILER...Service

    4/27/2016 8:19:54 AM, by JLAMING263

    Henry B. Eyring We lighten the loads of others best by helping the Lord strengthen them.... Read more

  • Death and my students!

    4/27/2016 7:19:21 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    This is a follow up to yesterday's blog.. I just wanted to say that my students handled Jamison's father's death so wonderfully. I allowed them ... Read more

  • SPOILER...Divine Guidance

    4/26/2016 1:21:51 PM, by JLAMING263

    David A. Bednar We frequently may press forward hoping and praying—but without absolute assurance—that we are acting in accordance with God’s w... Read more

  • Death of a parent for a 2nd grader...

    4/26/2016 7:33:24 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    This morning I will have a heart to heart talk with my class regarding one their classmates who's father was killed in an accident this weekend. ... Read more

  • SPOILER...

    4/25/2016 3:08:50 PM, by JLAMING263

    Adney Y. Komatsu As we faithfully render our stewardships in the Church, as we remember that our actions speak the feelings of our hearts, and ... Read more

  • Dr. Phil

    4/25/2016 10:53:53 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    "Big boys don't cry, but men do."-Dr. Phil Love this reminder.... too many times boys are taught to be tough and suck it up... in some cases... Read more

  • SPOILER...Atonement

    4/24/2016 6:14:38 PM, by JLAMING263

    Boyd K. Packer That is the promise of the gospel of Jesus Christ and the Atonement: to take anyone who comes, anyone who will join, and put the... Read more

  • A reminder...prayers.

    4/24/2016 10:12:53 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    Today, I am once again reminded of just how short life is! Tomorrow is not guaranteed! We need to share our love with others daily and more impor... Read more

  • Hot Springs...

    4/23/2016 7:39:39 PM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    Tony and I made the trip to Hot Springs yesterday evening! This morning we went down to the Farmers Market, where we were privileged to see an U... Read more

  • SPOILER...Scriptue

    4/23/2016 7:17:50 PM, by JLAMING263

    Howard W. Hunter It is certain that one who studies the scriptures every day accomplishes far more than one who devotes considerable time one d... Read more

  • SPOILER...

    4/22/2016 7:00:46 PM, by JLAMING263

    Praise God, from Whom All Blessings Flow (Hymn) Praise God, from whom all blessings flow; Praise him, all creatures here below; Praise him abov... Read more

  • Just a little reminder...

    4/22/2016 7:07:10 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    "You've Gotta Look For The Good In The Bad; The Happy In Your Sad; The Gain In Your Pain; And What Makes You Grateful Not Hateful " -Karen Salman... Read more

  • SPOILER...Potential

    4/21/2016 8:57:14 AM, by JLAMING263

    Linda S. Reeves A vision of our Father’s incredible promised blessings must be the central focus before our eyes every day.... Read more

  • Terrific Thursday!!

    4/21/2016 7:36:49 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    Today is my double recess duty day... praying the rain ceases...nothing like have 50 plus students sitting in a classroom on a rainy day for rece... Read more

  • Henry David Thoreau

    4/20/2016 7:02:25 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    "Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you've imagined."- Henry David Thoreau Love this reminder! Keeping our goals... Read more

  • Mahatma Gandhi

    4/19/2016 7:11:26 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    "Satisfaction lies in the effort, not in the attainment. Full effort is full victory."- Mahatma Gandhi Another great Gandhi quote!! So much... Read more

  • SPOILER...Spiritual Stability

    4/18/2016 12:43:15 PM, by JLAMING263

    Dale G. Renlund We need sufficient spiritual stability to successfully navigate our mortal lives and return safely to our heavenly home.... Read more

  • Friendship....Samuel Johnson

    4/18/2016 7:30:54 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    "There can be no friendship without confidence, and no confidence without integrity."-Samuel Johnson I have been blessed with many acquainta... Read more

  • Pickle Springs Conservation Area

    4/17/2016 8:54:24 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    It was such a gorgeous day yesterday, so Tony and I decided to visit an outdoor area (about two hours from our home) called Pickle Springs and we... Read more

  • Life is short...tomorrow is not guaranteed...reminded again...

    4/16/2016 10:19:46 PM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    Yesterday one of friends from late childhood, we've been friends for over 40 years, lost her husband to cancer. He fought a good fight for nearl... Read more

  • SPOILER...A Christ Centered Life

    4/16/2016 9:16:50 AM, by JLAMING263

    Richard J. Maynes The world in which we live is putting great pressure on good people everywhere to lower or even abandon their standards of ri... Read more

  • SPOILER...Health

    4/15/2016 8:51:39 AM, by JLAMING263

    Joseph B. Wirthlin Good physical and spiritual health can help us to stay on the straight and narrow way. The Lord gave his code of health in t... Read more

  • Interesting concept...

    4/15/2016 7:25:17 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    "It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it."- Lou Holtz This quote reminded me of those people who seem to be car... Read more

  • SPOILER...Accountable

    4/14/2016 9:22:13 AM, by JLAMING263

    "The point is that there is a cornerstone. There are boundaries, both of behavior and of doctrine. There are commandments. There is obedience. Be... Read more

  • Ella Wheeler Wilcox quote

    4/14/2016 7:27:25 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    "The truest greatness lies in being kind, the truest wisdom in a happy mind."- Ella Wheeler Wilcox Love this little reminder... Have a ... Read more

  • SPOILER...Choice

    4/13/2016 8:56:49 AM, by JLAMING263

    Peter Vidmar Let’s not settle for mediocrity. Let’s always try our best. Let us decide now what type of person we want to be, and when a diffic... Read more

  • Charlie "Tremendous" Jones

    4/13/2016 7:32:06 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    “Things don't go wrong and break your heart so you can become bitter and give up. They happen to break you down and build you up so you can be al... Read more

  • SPOILER...Love

    4/12/2016 10:19:44 AM, by JLAMING263

    John 13:34 A new commandment I give unto you, That ye love one another; as I have loved you, that ye also love one another.... Read more

  • Tuesday!!!

    4/12/2016 7:40:52 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    It looks like it's going to be a beautiful sunny day.... much needed after the cool rainy days we've been having!!! My students and I have seve... Read more

  • SPOILER...Revelation

    4/11/2016 4:20:25 PM, by JLAMING263

    "We all know that human judgment and logical thinking will not be enough to get answers to the questions that matter most in life. We need revela... Read more

  • SPOILER...Sharing

    4/11/2016 12:06:12 PM, by JLAMING263

    M. Russell Ballard Sharing our feelings about God and religion should be easy since most ... are loving, sharing, and trusting people. With a r... Read more

  • Dr. Everett Koop quote

    4/11/2016 7:25:12 AM, by BUSYGRANNY5

    Life affords no greater responsibility, no greater privilege, than the raising of the next generation.- Dr. Everett Koop So much truth in th... Read more

  • SPOILER...Service

    4/10/2016 9:17:07 AM, by JLAMING263

    "We all experience times and seasons in our lives. But whether we are at school, at work, in the community, or especially in the home, we are the... Read more

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