Candace Carlile

Meet Candace Carlile. She is 29 years old and lives in Utah. I met Candace in my old ward, she was my visiting teacher for a time. Candace plays a key part in a memory that changed my views on visiting teaching forever. Candace and Kim were my assigned visiting teachers during a very painful time in my life,… Continue Reading

Debbie Velasquez

Meet Debbie Velasquez. Debbie (in the blue dress) is 42 years old and lives in Utah. She and her husband Rolando raise their four children together. I first met Debbie in my previous ward. We served together in Young Women and I immediately fell in love with her. Debbie is one of those women who lives… Continue Reading

Marion Chase-Seymour

Meet Marion Chase-Seymour. Marion is 57 years old and lives in Taupo, New Zealand. Marion is happily married to her husband Steve, and together they raise their seven children. I first met Marion through her sister Marlene. Marlene was my young women president growing up, who I became quite close to. I was fortunate enough… Continue Reading

Lacey Cooper

Meet Lacey Cooper. Lacey is 27 years old and lives in Utah. Lacey is happily married to her husband Steven and mothers their three children. Lacey was my neighbor who quickly became my friend. I remember when I first met her, I was walking past her home, heading to the park for a walk. She… Continue Reading

Danielle Skillings

Meet Danielle Skillings. Danielle is 27 years old and lives in Utah. Danielle is an interior designer. She enjoys traveling, reading, and making short films with her husband Colin. I met Danielle in design school. I remember when I first saw her. She fluttered into the classroom with ballet slippers on her feet, carrying the… Continue Reading

Elizabeth Johnson

Meet Elizabeth Johnson! Elizabeth is 28 years old and was born and raised in Missouri. She graduated with her masters in social work from the University of Missouri, and is currently a hospice social worker for Johnson County Community Health Services. Elizabeth raises her sweet daughter Blythe in Warrensburg, and she recently celebrated her one… Continue Reading

Tammy Stevens

Our first interview! Meet Tammy Stevens, my best friend and life coach! Tammy is 31 years old and lives in Utah. Tammy is happily married to her husband Lorin Stevens for seven years. Together, they raise their four beautiful children. Tammy was born and raised in Logan Utah, and this gals Logan pride runs deep!… Continue Reading

Real Women Real Happy

Hello there! I wanted to introduce a new project I’m working on called Real Women Real Happy. This project is meant to share women’s stories about how they intentionally create happiness in their lives. In my recent experience with depression and anxiety, I forgot what happiness was. What it felt like, what it looked like.… Continue Reading

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