Dear mom and dad,
weather prediction for this entire week is low 90s!!!! I'm
bring my pea coat to church each Sunday, and it's nice for the
(which are usually around 90 degrees). I don't know what I'm
do this week, or especially what I'm gonna do in the winter!
I tell you hat sister T****s family sent her a "happy
Email.... When she had only just made it to 8 months...
she's convinced her family is going to forget to pick her up
the airport when she goes home...
really is amazing and I can't tell you how
I am that she is my trainer. She puts up with/helps me work
my stubbornness (which I am reeeeaaaallllyyyy sorry to say that I
still stubborn. I am working super hard on that... And I'm
Every small goal I set for each week I am able to accomplish),
she is really patient when I make mistakes or forget anything.
have been really tough to have a trainer who would get angry
I make mistakes. I am sooo grateful sister t******* is my
is also convinced that I am lactose intolerant, so she is putting
on a lactose absent diet....
zone is the best. They have all helped me to shoot hoops, and I
now successfully shot 5 "three pointers" in my life!!
had a dream (a few weeks ago) that Chris [Erica's friend from BYUH –
he played her counterpart in “Blythe Spirit' and in “Thoroughly
Modern Millie”] was a serial killer and I
him kill someone, and when he realized that I had seen, he
after me!!!!!! It was scary!! At one point he tried to kill me
a thumb tack!!!
investigator who had previously set a baptismal date asked us to
coming by. But then a week later, someone who lived in that
complex stopped us and asked us some questions. He had been
all of this hate on the Mormons and wanted to know what we
we believed in to make people hate us so much. We talked
him for a while and by the end of our conversation he took a Book
Mormon and we have a return appointment :)
sang in church on Sunday with
Sister. ****** We sang a lovely
of Beautiful Savior. After church, the lady we had dinner
told us that she had gone through her old sheet music of
and gave me a whole stack of music!! Yay!!! So you don't
to mail me any music (unless you already have :)). Ooh, unless
can find music for "women at the well" cause I really would
did dye my hair!! Sorry the picture wasn't so good :( it's faded
but since last week, but I will send another picture :) and yes
is red :)
really liked the big mansion at Philmont. One time while touring
girl in my group threw up!! I think she had gotten dehydrated
I also liked riding the horses. Last time we went, my
almost bucked me off. It got spooked by something.
so weird cause I used to get super homesick while away from
when I was at girls camp and Philmont) but all of those times,
were there with me! Haha I can't even remember if there was a year
girls camp that you weren't there! I think I used to just miss my
bed and familiar surroundings. Haha but don't worry, I've been
from home for so long now, it's no big thing anymore :) yay
I remember playing hide and go seek at Nancy drive. I was the king
game!! Although, I think I've lost my touch, cause I remember
really bad last year in Hawaii when we played it for an
glad you liked my picture of Katrina's family. I am planning on
one for each of my siblings... Eventually :) haha... (Have Kevin
Kara taken pictures yet?)
WE MOVE TO CHINA"... WHAT?? IS THAT A POSSIBILITY??
so glad dad is getting more job possibilities!! Yay!!! Yeah Oregon
good. China would be cooler ;) haha, honestly, I just want dad
a job again :)
told me that Pono sent you the Millie recording :) I love
I want to do it again. And sound of music :))
love you mom and dad (and family:))
Thank you for sending the picture of Kevin sleeping and me
That one is my favorite!!!
No package yet but it will probably be here this week! Thanks
much mom! And thanks for burning the CDs dad!!
may already know all of this, but if grandpa passes away at any
while I'm on my mission, please call the Mesa mission office.
we are now on Facebook it would be really heartbreaking to
the news through Facebook. Even if it were to happen near a
I would rather hear if from someone as opposed to reading it
an email. If you call the mission office, President Jenkins would
the one to call me and let me know, (he called sister t******
when her great-grandmother passed away).
few transfers ago, an elder in my zone had his mother pass away.
it was near Mother's Day too :( I cried when sister t***** told
I love you so much mom and dad!!