"Written by Merrilee Boyack"
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How to Help Your Children Become Independent from a Young Age

by Merrilee Boyack | September 1, 2017 | Mormon Life

All our lives we're taught to make plans and set goals and to write them down. We have a plan for...

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4 Ways to Keep the Magic Alive in Marriage

by Merrilee Boyack, excerpted from "Strangling Your Husband Is Not an Option" | July 29, 2017 | Makes You Think

President Kimball counseled, "Many couples permit their marriages to become stale and their love to grow co...

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Toss the Guilt and Catch the Joy: The Importance of Taking Time for Yourself

by Merrilee Boyack, excerpted from "Toss the Guilt and Catch the Joy: A Woman's Guide to a Better Life" | July 12, 2017 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

I remember the day quite clearly. I had had a rough week caring for my four little boys. It was Saturday. A...

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How to Put More Christ in Your Christmas

by Merrilee Boyack | Makes You Think Mormon Life

It was Christmas night, and I was sitting quietly in the living room all by myself. I was tired—OK, I was e...

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LDS Events Calendar: November 2014

by LDS Living Staff | Mormon Life

Deseret Book Store Artists Meet n' Greet Come meet inspiring LDS artists at our Deseret Book Store Lunch an...

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Newlywed Advice from President Monson, John Bytheway & More

by Various Authors | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

"There is no shame in a couple having to scrimp and save. It is generally during these challenging times th...

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Spiritual battle tactics for the latter days

by Deseret News | What We Believe

Imagine an innocent, unsuspecting child wandering through mine fields and camouflaged traps, guarded by uns...

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Favorite General Conference Memes

by Kaela Worthen Gardner | LDS Life Lifestyle

From LDS Living . And a fan made this one out of our meme: Don't know who created this, but Sister Oscarson...

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Laughter and tears shared at Houston's Time Out for Women

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Singer-songwriters Macy Robison and Hilary Weeks, war survivor Mariama Kallon, along with authors James Fer...

Interacting online as a member missionary

by LDS Media Talk | Best of LDS Blogs

In the article “Interacting Online as a Member Missionary” on the LDS Tech website, Amy Boyack writes  ...