Protect What You Love

PRESERVE & PROTECT – The most important unit in society. “The time will come when only those who believe deeply and actively in the family will be able to preserve their families in the midst of the gathering evil around us.” -Spencer W. Kimball This was the statement that stood out to me as I…

Cherishing Your Spouse

It means more than you think. We have all heard the phrases, “cherish your marriage,” or, “cherish your spouse.” Do we all really understand what that means? It goes a lot deeper than, “treating them well.” On Dictionary.com, it gives a few different definitions of what the word cherish means, and every single one of them is…

Sharing the golden things in life.

My blog is back! It was about time that this blog got a nice face lift and a new name. I thought long and hard about what I wanted to call my new updated site. It took me a while because I wanted it to have a deeper meaning to me. The Golden Path stuck with me. I believe…

You’re Short, I’m Tall.

So, us newlyweds have officially been married for 3 months… That’s like 1/4 of a year! Nothing makes me more happy then to have my Braiden by my side through every up and down of life. And yes, there can be that many up and downs in just 3 months!  Anyways, I decided to share…

Where I Am Now

Alright, before I start talking about myself, I have got to thank all of you who followed my mission through this blog. It made me feel so good to know that people were interested in what I had to say even when I was on the other side of the world in the beautiful Philippines….

The Last’s the Best of All the Game (IN THE MISSION FIELD)

Goodbye’s   Well, that was it. And I am so happy because this last week was seriously one of the greatest. Before I go any further, this keyboard is seriously messed up, so if this email is ugly, just correct the mistakes with punctuation. The stories and stuff will remain the same though. 🙂 This…

Laoag –> Manila –> Laoag –> Manila –> Laoag

Thanks for the fake Ray Ban’s from the members 🙂   Manila Temple Manila Temple   Alright people, first things first. SURPRISE! We went to Manila this week!!! Again. Hahaha right? We were as shocked as you were. It was super random. So I got a call from President on Tuesday and he said you…

Sacrifice Brings Forth the Blessings of Heaven

These feet have served her well   Just clearing the way that the computers here just put a virus on both my memory cards so I don’t have any pictures this week! And I had some way good ones to show you… 😦 It’s alright. Next week na lang! It has been a pretty good…

#24

Red Team Champs!!! Because Sister Wood’s competitiveness would not let her be on a losing team! Gotta love that about her   Team Wood Champs!! “Hahaha so yeah that was our team name and whenever we won all the elders chanted 24 days hahaha” Helllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllo everyone. 🙂 Yeah the number 24. Jersey number, days left……

Long time, no see.

I am going to preface this post by saying that I think Sister Wood must be pretty much fluent in Tagalog because she is definitely struggling with her English. I usually proof-read these and fix mistakes, but I just love that she is using Tagalog in her e-mail’s home. (even though I have no idea…