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Hi I'm Crystal

I'm nearly 6ft tall. My favorite tv show is and always will be Dharma and Greg. I'm a ceraunophile. And I'm also a Mormon.

About Me

Hobbies? Doing yoga, maybe twice a year. Drinking...milk, lots of it. Casually browsing pinterest and never leaving. Playing in the mud. Kayaking. Falling out of the sky. Interest? Art. Dream catchers. Bridges. Willow trees. Balloons, balloons, and more balloons.

Why I am a Mormon

I was baptized when I was 8-years-old. However, I never had a strong testimony in the church growing up. I had no desire to live by any of the commandments. After I graduated from high school I went to college, and then to a different college. I couldn't figure out what I wanted to do. Then I decided to join the military. I had a contract to be a CTT, part of the intelligence program, with the Navy and had my ship off date for boot camp. But I still didn't feel confident in the choices I was making for my life. I knew I had to be 100% sure of my decision while in the Delayed Entrance Program because Basic Training was approaching closer and closer. I had an interest to go back to church and started to become more active. My testimony was still weak but I wanted to keep building it stronger. I knew that if I decided to continue with the military at that time my spiritual progression would suspend and most likely even regress. I would go back to my old ways, I would face many of the same personal challenges and struggles. That was the absolute last thing I wanted for myself. So in hopes to grow and learn more of who I wanted to be, I took a leap of faith and told the Navy I would no longer enlist. It was a heart breaking decision for me because it truly was something I had been looking forward to and not many other choices I had made in my life had I ever been so genuinely excited about. But I knew I had to work on my faith first and build a stronger testimony. And that's how I've come to where I am now. I acted on the trust I have for my Heavenly Father and have been blessed to feel closer to Him than ever before. I am so grateful for the life I have been given and know that whatever happens does really happen for a reason. The Lord has a plan for me, for everybody, and we will be filled with the greatest joy when we carry out His plan for us!

How I live my faith

Well I'm serving a mission so there's that!