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Hi I'm Heidi

I'm a mother of twin boys and a girl. I love eating popcorn at movies. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I love spending time with my family. They are my largest blessing. I have been married to my husband, Andy, for 8 years. Together we have 3 kids. Each of our children has such a different and unique personality. My twin boys are best friends. I am certain they were buddies in heaven. One of my favorite things is traveling to new places and witnessing other cultures. I love people watching and the hustle and bustle of cities. I love the countryside at sunset and rolling green hills. I love breathing in fresh mountain air. I love eating really good food. Especially dessert. One day I hope to be able to make a perfect Parisian macaron. I think Dove chocolates can make anyone's day better. One day I hope to return to school -- Law school. I hope to use my degree to do good in my community. I enjoy quilting, crafting and reading good books.

Why I am a Mormon

I love being a member of this Church. I have always been a member, but as I have grown, I have truly developed my own testimony. And, my testimony grows stronger each day. I have absolutely no doubt that this is the only true church upon the earth. This is testified to me each time I look about and take in the wonder and beauty of this world. All things truly denote there is a God. The miracle of families, the beauty of God's creations in nature, the joy and happiness I feel when serving others, the reassurance and love I feel when I pray and attend church -- all the these things regularly strengthen my testimony of this Gospel. I am a Latter Day Saint because it brings me more joy and happiness than I could ever imagine. I can't imagine living my life without my membership in the church. It makes up who I am. My trials, which are part of this life experience and we all will endure, make more sense to me with the knowledge of the gospel plan, and are made lighter through faithful prayer. Being Mormon helps me in my effort to be a good wife, mother and citizen. Being Mormon gives me hope and knowledge that all of the good I can cultivate in this life, all of my knowledge and my family relationships, can perpetuate beyond the grave if I live worthy to receive those blessings. I am a Mormon because the restored gospel makes perfect sense to me and I know it is true. Without a shadow of a doubt. And I love it with all of my heart. I wouldn't trade in my membership for anything.

How I live my faith

I live my faith in many different ways. One of the most obvious ways is through my church service. I serve the women of my congregation by teaching them the principles of the gospel through monthly activities. We gather together and learn new skills and uplift one another, teach and strengthen testimonies and knowledge of gospel principles, and strengthen families. We've had bread making classes, marriage workshops, time management segments, recipe groups, gardening classes, among many others. I also help organize humanitarian service efforts so that the women of our congregation can join together and use their skills to bless the lives of others. We recently completed a project in connection with a wonderful service organization called Mothers Without Borders. We created hygiene kits for women and girls of Africa. I live my faith by being an example within the community. I participate in the world wide service day with our church (a.k.a. Helping Hands.) Last year we trimmed trees and shrubs in a nearby glen. I try to be a good and honest citizen where ever I go. I try to be a good representative of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints to all of my neighbors. Most importantly, I live my faith by serving my family and teaching them the Gospel each and every day.