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One Horrible Word LDS Women Need to Stop Saying

by Aspiring Mormon Women | Makes You Think Mormon Life

What an interesting observation about how our language may be influencing or possibly even reflecting our o...

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Facing Aloneness with Perspective

by Aspiring Mormon Women | Makes You Think

I remember writing my college admissions essay for BYU when I was all of 17. I’m pretty sure I crafted a th...

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Planning to Succeed

by Aspiring Mormon Women | Makes You Think

I’m a bit of an obsessive list maker. I’m not particularly obsessive about actually using lists, but I love...

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A Precarious Balancing Act

by Aspiring Mormon Women

Last week, I had what one would call a well-balanced day: I climbed out of bed at 5:15 a.m. for a 6-mile ru...

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Marriage is Not the Only Reason

by Aspiring Mormon Women | Makes You Think

A week after I submitted my mission papers, I somewhat reluctantly pulled them back despite an earnest desi...

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Why the Phrase 'I am a Child of God' is So Important to My Testimony

by Aspiring Mormon Women | Makes You Think

One major difference my friends and I found between our faiths lay in our beliefs about our identities: Whi...

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Social Media Approval Compared to God's Approval

by Aspiring Mormon Women | Makes You Think

I have to start by saying that I love Facebook, and Instagram, and in fact the act of “liking” others’ live...

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Are You Living Up to Your Potential?

by Aspiring Mormon Women | Makes You Think

This year I have been blessed to have gained both a nephew and niece. As I hold these sweet babies, it is h...

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Choosing to be Brave: Motherhood and the Workforce

by Aspiring Mormon Women | Opinions & Features

No one told me how much bravery would be required to become a parent. I also never realized the bravery req...

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Are You Lucky?

by Aspiring Mormon Women | Best of LDS Blogs Opinions & Features

I spent nearly half of my mission service training new missionaries. This allowed time for a lot of extra s...