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Wannabe Balanced | Personal Growth Guide

Sep 30, 2020

When I was 10 years old I had a traumatic experience that caused me to feel overwhelming SHAME. A year later I finally gained the courage to "confess" it to my bishop.

Growing up in the Mormon Church (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints) I adapted this belief that my leaders, bishop, priesthood holders,...


Sep 22, 2020

A few years ago I was at my wits end with all my bottled up Mormon Mom emotions. So much guilt, jealousy, envy, and pressure to do everything amazing all the time with a perfect smile on my face.

I was desperate for help. I prayed, I studied scriptures, and had conference talks playing on repeat all day.

I could never...


Sep 16, 2020

I've been wanting to talk about alcohol consumption for a while now but haven't felt I was in a place to really give any kind of useful advice.
I've been battling my own internal struggle ever since we allowed drinking to be part of our lifestyle. Not about the shame and guilt from the church, but mostly just fears...


Sep 8, 2020

Here is an interview with Kyla Faye Dickerson. She shares her story growing up in the Mormon church and getting married in the temple. Eventually she gained the courage to live her truth by leaving the church and discovering a whole new way of seeing her life and the world.