Iron Will

Heart Camp – with Nick and Kelly Heart Fund

This year was different.  Normally we go to Camp del Corazon on Catalina Island for heart camp.  The Nick and Kelly Heart fund pay for all the transportation for kids from AZ to the Island.  Amazing right?  This year they had their hosted their “Nick and Kelly Heart Camp” in Prescott, AZ.  Although he missed…

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“Something the Lord Made” HBO Movie

DVD cover, First surgery performed on baby Eileen, Vivien T. Thomas, Dr. Alfred Blalock, & Dr. Helen B. Taussig. Can I just say, this movie is amazing!  I have watched “Partners of the Heart“, documentary made on PBS, by American Frontier.  It was good, but this movie was an actual story/ movie made by HBO, and outstanding cast and it…

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NEW CHD Digital Kit

Soooo – Heart Awareness Day (in our home) & Valentines Day just around the corner.  I have been wanting to do another digital graphic kit for awhile. Whenever this time of year comes around I think back 13 yrs ago when we were faced with one the biggest trials that we knew so far .…

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The Annual Check-up

Will – has really slowed down this year.  There were a few years it was all we could do to keep him to “go easy” with sports.  This year – he said he didn’t want to play.  They were organizing a private team, coaches in the neighborhood – we couldn’t ask for a better situation…

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Amazing Race – Combined YM/YW Activity

Combined YM/YW Youth activity – Amazing Race.  We had the activity “on foot” through-out our neighborhood.  This was A LOT of fun – a chance for the kids to really let their hair down.  However, this game takes a lot of organization, if it’s to be successful – especially with a large group – such…

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Download Family History Tech Ideas

This is a first post for our family history blog.  This is based on a talk that Carson game in Seminary Conference.  She gave a talk on Brother Bednar’s 2011 October Conference talk “The Hearts of the Children shall turn”.  A message to the youth help out with Family history since they are really tech…

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