Monthly Archives: July 2012

A Quest for Modest Maternity Clothes

At the end of my last pregnancy, number five, I knew I was woefully in need of some new maternity clothes.  I figured I’d deal with that when it was time for Number Six and that I’d do what I … Continue reading

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“I Like That My Body Calls the Shots”- Q and A with an LDS Medical Doctor on NFP, Part I

While I was at LEMI Training last week, another conference happened that I wish I could have attended. It was the American Academy of Fertility Care Practitioners annual conference. Here is a link to the  meeting brochure. This meeting was … Continue reading

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Nuggets and Epiphanies from LEMI Training

These lovely ladies are LEMI’s two founders, Aneladee Milne and Tiffany Earl. Aneladee is no longer with LEMI but she still helps with trainings. Here are some meaningful bits that I caught at LEMI Training last week. If you don’t … Continue reading

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Stay Away from NutraSweet, Especially if Pregnant!

In my  recent post on pregnancy and diet I referred to the book, What to Eat When You Are Expecting. I said that at the time I read the book in (in 1993) I thought it was reasonable. It recommends … Continue reading

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I Love This Story: Pregnant Woman Nurses a Foundling

I don’t listen to the news on the radio or TV because so much of it is negative. I loved hearing this positive news story recently: a pregnant woman from Denmark was in Turkey on her way to the airport … Continue reading

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Two Free Ebooks: One on Parenting By Applying Good Government Principles, the Other on Teaching Chastity

Years ago, Oliver DeMille ended up being asked at the last minute to speak at a homeschool convention here in Utah because the keynote speaker died unexpectedly in a freakish accident up Provo Canyon the Monday before the Saturday convention. … Continue reading

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Help for Infertility: Education on Fertility Signals In the News

Here is a Salt Lake City news article about a couple who was able to become pregnant by learning about Natural Procreative Technology. That’s basically NFP, or natural family planning, to achieve pregnancy. They saved thousands of dollars by going that … Continue reading

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The Great Depression Was Not Caused by the Free Market

Last week was a big week for us. Honor attended a economics seminar in Salt Lake City sponsored by FEE, the Foundation of Economic Education. See http://fee.org. It was called Freedom Academy I, FEE is all about promoting free market economics. … Continue reading

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Free Class on the Connection Between Diet and Yeast Infections by Jonell Francis

Here’s a message from my girlfriend Jonell, one of the original Veggie Gals (a potluck lunch group my healthy eating friends started over 15 years ago), about a special class she is holding on the connection between diet and yeast … Continue reading

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Kids and Scriptures Heroes: Free PDF

Here’s a great PDF from the Red Headed Hostess (an LDS woman who blogs about scriptures and journaling) that will encourage your kids to be more virtuous. http://www.theredheadedhostess.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/Scripture-Hero-Book.pdf This would make a great FHE lesson to work on over several … Continue reading

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