"Written by Michelle Wilson"

My Struggle to Love My Child + How God Taught Me I Was Not a Failure as a Mother

by Michelle Wilson | Makes You Think

A mother's note: One of the reasons I've never shared this before is because I am fiercely protective of my...


What My Relief Society Learned About Ministering Long Before the Program

by Michelle Wilson | Makes You Think

As a newly called Relief Society president, I felt the weight of the needs of the sisters in my ward. I pra...


How to Choose Between Good and Good—And Be Confident in Your Choice

by Michelle Wilson | Makes You Think

When I was 17, I found my first job at an ice cream parlor, and I loved it. The employees got to eat as muc...


Heavenly Father Doesn't Expect You to Be the Perfect Mom + How You Can Create Moments of Perfection with Your Kids

by Michelle Wilson | Makes You Think

A mother truly is a many splendored thing. She is a nurse, counselor, cook, maid, chauffeur, comedian, magi...


Do What She Needs: The Amazing Change from Visiting to Ministering

by Michelle Wilson | Mormon Life

Visiting teaching. In years past, these two words spoken in any Relief Society gathering a evoked a myriad ...


The Advice I Gave a Newlywed Who Wanted to “Help” Her Husband Improve

by Michelle Wilson | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Have you ever wished your sister would finally take your advice because you know what is best for her? Do y...


How a Trip to the Grocery Store Changed My Life

by Michelle Wilson | Makes You Think

A few years ago, I came across one of the most striking personal examples of the power of attitude. At the ...


3 Steps to Finding Peace in a World That Feels Out of Control

by Michelle Wilson | Makes You Think

Every day we are outwardly faced with things like natural disasters, political hostility, bitter violence, ...


How to Gain Self-Confidence and Keep It

by Michelle Wilson

Have you ever squinted your eyes to see something more clearly? Sometimes it works. Other times, however, w...