Sometimes I wonder if people have grown up watching too much Disney: the princess finds out her would be boyfriend has bungled a detail and she can never love him again. In devastation, she gives up on love until somehow, cheesily, he makes it right by rescuing her later in the story. Lying is, after… Read More Should We Never, Ever Lie?
Written by Auralee I have had a lot of social media comments about my “lisp/accent”, so I thought I would expound: Is it a lisp? My Grandma is Danish and says I look and speak just like the people in Denmark and just to accept it as my heritage. “You have a Danish accent”, she… Read More Auralee’s Accent, Lisp, Speech Impediment … Whatever!
Written by Angela Wow. Watching our own reality tv show, Seeking Sister Wife, is just as exciting and painful for our family as it probably was for you! It’s really hard to see yourself on tv and see what made the cut and what didn’t. A week of filming gets condensed down to about… Read More Seeking Sister Wife Episode 1 Roundup
Written by Drew People have been asking why polygamy is illegal in Utah and why the government cares if consenting adults want to build a family together. To be honest, unless you’re a mainstream Mormon living in Utah, there is no compelling answer but I’ll offer the best explanation I can by explaining a… Read More Is Polygamy Inherently Abusive?
Written by Angela Oh my gosh… I can’t even. The way he looks at them… The way he yearns for their companionship. The way he melts their hearts. They adore each other. As a plurally married woman with a child now, I find myself in a dual role. Drew, Lenny, and I make up our… Read More The Feelings are Mutual
Written by Drew By age, starting with Evelia: children next to their Christmas stockings. Usually, when it comes to teaching children about the gospel, I’m pretty straight laced … some might even say “neurotic” over details. I could talk to you for an hour about the Greek word kataluma and how it overthrows many… Read More What if Jesus Met a Funny Guy?
Written by Drew How Many Kids Can Hang on Dad? Inquiring Minds Want to Know With so many media bites about abusive polygamists with child brides, it’s no wonder many people feel sorry for children in plural families. However, like so many other things we hear reported in the news, these media bites only… Read More It’s All About the Kids
Written by Angela The Brineys on a Reality TV Show The Briney family appearing on a reality tv show almost didn’t happen. We said “no” four or five times – even when approached by TLCs reality tv talent scout, charming as she was (really)! We knew friends who were considering doing the reality show when… Read More Why the Brineys Decided to do a Reality TV Show