Mission Shoe Review: Breaking Away From “Ugly”

Mission Shoe Review: Breaking Away From “Ugly”

There’s nothing more important to a missionary than having quality, comfortable shoes. But, for me at least, I want to be a sister missionary that can break away from the box of “ugly practical mission shoes” and never have to look down at my feet and see an unsightly pair of Mary-Jane’s! In my search, I was blessed to find some GREAT shoes that are also totally adorable! Continue reading “Mission Shoe Review: Breaking Away From “Ugly””

Mission Rain Coat Review

Mission Rain Coat Review

Splish-splash! Uruguay is known for lots and lots of rain during it’s wet monsoon season, and thus, I need to take a durable, lightweight, waterproof rain jacket! Many sister missionaries around the world are sent to places that require one too, so I thought I’d review the one I got because I LOVE it, and if you can believe it, it was less than $100! In doing my research and talking to returned missionaries from my mission, I realized that I needed to focus on finding a jacket that was long enough to cover my bum, had a hood that could be adjusted to fit around my face, and was breathable and lightweight! Particularly for my mission, where it can be crazy humid, rainy, and hot at the same time! Continue reading “Mission Rain Coat Review”

Called to Serve!

Called to Serve!

Hello, everyone!

I am beyond excited to say that I have been called to serve as a missionary of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Uruguay Montevideo West Mission! I will be preaching the gospel in the Spanish language, and I report to the Mexico City Mission Training Center on May 31, 2016. Today, I am 8 days away from taking off on this grand adventure, and it still makes me catch my breath when I log into the Missionary Portal and it reads “You report in: 8 days.” I can hardly believe it! Continue reading “Called to Serve!”