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Hi I'm Susan

I'm from Michigan. I am a single Mother of 3. I am a preschool teacher. I am a Mormon.

About Me

I love to spend time with my family. My children are so important to me and I want them to know that I put them first. Which is why when I am not working you will usually find me doing something with them. Whether it is as simple as homework or playing games or it is taking them to different parks, museums, or hiking. I also love to bake. My daughters are allergic to eggs and nuts and so I enjoy finding new recipes to try that do not take either. I am also a preschool teacher. I feel I have a very important job. I have the opportunity to show these young children love and to teach them. I am a single mother who still believes in the sanctity of marriage. I am not a believer in divorce but I know there are situations beyond our control. So I find myself still with the hope that there is someone out there and for now I will raise my children, in faith, on my own.

Why I am a Mormon

My mother was baptized into the church in her 20's. So I was born into the church. I don't remember a time when we didn't attend church. The church was a priority in my families life and I have continued that in my adult life. I gained my testimony slowly overtime and still find that I continue to add more to my testimony. I know I feel of the love of Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ in my life as I pray and read my scriptures. I know that Jesus died for us. He felt all of our pain and sorrows, our suffering and afflictions. Because of this he is the one who can give us comfort in our trials. My plan was to marry and to live for all eternity with that one person. That is not how things turned out for me. This trial that I have had has helped me to grow closer to my Heavenly Father and to rely more on the support of my elder brother Jesus Christ who understands my pain and suffering. I find peace as I pray, attend church, serve, and love. I have faith in a loving Heavenly Father that he has a plan for me.

How I live my faith

I have the great opportunity to help a young boy with down syndrome at church. I attend his class with him and help him in the learning process at church. He truly is a blessing in my life. He has such an innocent spirit and a good heart. I love attending church and I go every Sunday. I love being surrounded by friends and family who love me for who I am. I love being a part of a community where everyone helps in the growing and learning process. No one is ever alone and we all do our part.