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Hi I'm Heather

I'm a native Texan and now a Southern California resident. I'm a stay-at-home mom & I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I grew up in Texas and then moved to Utah to attend college. I graduated with a degree in Computer Science and met and married my husband there. Now, many years later, I still absolutely love my husband as well as my 4 children. I am a stay-at-home mom and enjoy teaching & playing with my children, cooking, reading, playing volleyball, learning new things, and staying organized. 

Why I am a Mormon

I grew up in the Mormon faith. I have always been grateful for the good morals and values that are a part of the Mormon culture that were instilled in my upbringing from an early age. The fruits of these values have led to a peaceful and productive life. But the reason I am a Mormon and continue to be a member of the Mormon church is a lot more than the good morals and values they teach and promote. Christ organized a church when He was on the earth. After he died and over time, the original Christian church was eventually changed by men and lost. In 1820, God and Jesus Christ appeared to a young boy named Joseph Smith in answer to his sincere prayer, and called him to be a prophet through which they reestablished the original Christian church. I know this is true and this is why I am a Mormon. 

How I live my faith

My faith gives me a vision – a vision of who I can become, a vision of what my family life can be like, a vision of how my relationship with others can be and a roadmap of how to get there. My faith helps me balance and prioritize my life and keep what’s most important my relationships with God, family and others first and foremost. Each day I seek to renew my relationship with God through prayer and scripture study. With so many demands on my time and resources, knowing that family relationships last beyond death and that the greatest work I can ever do will be within the walls of my own home, I am motivated each day to love, serve, teach and spend time with my children. “No man is an island” penned John Donne and so I live my faith, not by isolating myself from others, but by trying to notice them, their needs and reaching out to them. Serving others strengthens my relationships with them and blesses my life with meaning and purpose. My faith is something that defines who I am and inspires how I live my life each day.