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Hi I'm Diana

I work full time, I'm a mother of 3 boys, a wife to a very active busy husband, and we run our own business. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

The hats I wear, wife, mother, sister, daughter, chauffeur, cook, laundry facilitator, dishwasher, maid, boo boo fixer, and so many others I just can't list them. I have 3 boys, all in different stages of life. My 21 year old, is gone on his mission in Salta, Argentina. My 17 year old, just got his license, so he can date. My 11 year old thinks he's 16, and wants to do everything his big brothers do. My husband is my biggest kid. He' a big baby when he's sick. He's an awesome father, and great example to the young men in our ward, and the missionaries he works with. We have been married almost 23 years now, with many roller coaster rides. The church is the rock of our foundation, without it I don't think we would still be the family we are. My husband and I come from broken families, and didn't want that for our children. We are constantly working to improve our lives, and try to be good examples to our children and other family members. Before I was married I use to be a performer. As a child my mother put me in dancing, and I continued till I graduated. In college I took acting, and continued acting with a touring company that entertained schools. I still love to dance, but just at home, and my boys have been in some plays as well. I love photography, and hope to play more with that.

Why I am a Mormon

When I was 23 I was a lost soul. I had given up on any religion giving me what I was looking for. I had investigated many different churches in my youth, but walked away feeling like they didn't answer my questions properly. I was confused and unsure, so I decided to give up. For 5 years I didn't have a religion in my life. I still believed in God, and the Savior, I held fast to that. Then my crazy mother joined the mormon church. I thought she had finally gone to far. She was so excited to share with me, and I wouldn't have any of it. Then she got smart. My mother had the missionaries over for supper every time I came home for a visit. Curiosity finally got the better of me, and I thought I'd check out this church. The missionaries called me a golden investigator. I didn't ask that many questions, because everything seem to make sense to me. The questions I did ask, they had the answers. It still took some time, but I did continue to go to church with my mom on Sundays. My biggest stumbling block was my concerns with The Word of Wisdom. It was asking me to give up things I didn't know I could give up. I refused to get baptized without knowing the answer to that question. I prayed for an answer and it just didn't seem to come. One Sunday I was in the investigators class, and the teacher (also a convert) said that my Heavenly Father didn't expect me to be perfect. That many of the challenges in life were built precept upon precept, or brick by brick. It was like a light bulb flashed in my mind. I wasn't expected to be perfect!!! If I made a mistake, it was ok, I could repent, and be forgiven. I was baptized the next weekend, and was grateful to my crazy mom for being consistent, and not giving up on me. I've been a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints for almost 24 years, and I never want to be the way I was before I joined. I love my membership, and all the blessing that come with that. I'm know the church is true.

How I live my faith

I am a member of the women's organization of our church, it is call "Relief Society". I counsel with the president, and we help other women in the church who are in need. Some are older, and in retirement homes. Others are new moms, who may need help with meals, and then there are those in bad health and just need someone to visit, and show they care. We help women who are moving and need help packing or cleaning. We also organize events that help teach skills, and give each other support. One of the main things we do is called "visiting teaching". We arrange two women to visit with other women on a monthly basis. Every women has visiting teachers, and can be one if she wants to be. This way we make friends with others that we may not have in normal situations. I can honestly say I know 95% of the women by name, and I'm working on knowing all of them. I know that I love my Savior, and by helping these women, I'm doing the work he wants me too. We are his hands.