Adoption and the 2012 Olympics

Reese Hoffa Adoption

The Olympic Games make me cry. Can I get an amen on that?¬† The passion. The struggle. The stories. I was serving as a missionary on Temple Square during the 2002 Olympic Games in Salt Lake City–all those memories come rushing back every time I see the Olympic rings. I have loved learning about the… [Read More]

I {heart} Michael Phelps.

Wanna Be Michael Phelps

I am not a great swimmer. I was on the swim team when I was little and I have a couple medals and trophies (dust my shoulder off), but in all honesty, I am not that great in the water. Recently however, I have been swimming laps at the gym …with a swim cap. (I… [Read More]

I was totally in the 2002 Olympics.

Apartment Building next to TMSQ

Little known fact: I totally participated in the 2002 Olympic games. Not as an athlete, as a missionary for my church on Temple Square in Salt Lake City. Check out the Olympic rings lit up behind us on the¬†mountain.   My missionary companion during that time was from Canada …and a COMPLETE doll face. We… [Read More]