How a waterfall will wash away your troubles and trials

While housesitting in South Carolina, I prayed for insight and wisdom on how I might better place my trust in the Lord and in His timing. Thanks to a loving Heavenly Father who always keeps His promises, inspiration came from the most unlikely of experiences. Salem, South Carolina, and immediate surroundings boast over a hundred waterfalls. Some majestic in height and dramatic water flow with others […]

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9 startling ideas preached by South Carolina Mormons

What crazy concepts do Mormon’s preach on Sundays? Last Sunday, I attended the Seneca Ward of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Rank-and-file members (no paid clergy, no preachers, no professional sermons) took to the stand to share their personal, individual experiences with living the principles of their faith. Mormons call this a Fast and Testimony Meeting. Think open mic. I recorded the following […]

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Life is uncomfortably good

Dear Reader, With our home finally closing this past week, we can breathe a bit easier financially. We are now officially debtless … and uncomfortably homeless. And loving it! Thanks to a loving and mindful Father in heaven, a cute couple took a chance on having a family of seven come and sit their cherished cabin in the woods, adored animals, and prized possessions as they […]

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Two wonder women died this day

Where did they go and what will they be doing? On the path of starting a publishing business, writing blogs and books, and homeschooling our children, life decides a detour is in order.  But death is more than a detour; it is a passing from one existence to another, from mortality to immortality.  Today, December 13, marks the day of death for two wonder women in our lives. […]

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Christian love … with a little icing on top

Worldschooling parents serve as hosts for the 2016 Gingerbread Festival When Denielle and I  heard that the Mormon Trail Center (Omaha, NE) needed hosts for the 2016 Gingerbread Festival, we just had to volunteer. Thousands of neighbors and friends will visit the month-long gingerbread festival where hundreds of gingerbread creations are on display. From Peter Pan to Star Wars, Nativity scenes to surf shacks, you will […]

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Where are the Moreys going next?

Hello, friends and family.  The wandering worldschoolers and homeless house-sitters are doing quite well, thank you. We have less than three weeks before leaving Nebraska. Where will we go next? South Carolina With a stop or two in between. We are extremely excited to sit a 25-acre family farm — wood stove and all — as I continue to write books and we continue to home […]

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My chili did what?

Funny but true story.  It involves the ever delightful Denielle, a pair of female missionaries, and a chilling chili contest.  To tell this story,  I will need to take you back to our first year together as a married couple. The year was 1997.  We lived in a quaint, two-bedroom apartment with a kitchen used more for storage than cooking.  We survived on corn dogs, my mission-perfected calzones, […]

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