Woah…it’s my year mark this upcoming week on June 24th, holy mole. CRAZY. I can’t even believe how fast it’s going!  Since being here, I realized how little time I have now…I got a little scared and flipped out inside a bit…it truly goes by so FAST UGH. Well, I said bye to all my … More WEEK 51


Hey hey hey!!!!! Ok, so I’ll start with the big news: I will be re-opening and training a brand new missionary in Manchester, Vermont (yup, it’s part of the New York Utica Mission!) !!  The area has been closed for almost two months…Super exciting!!!! I definitely have been through a  lot of emotions about it … More WEEK 50


AMAZING WEEK!!!! Kevin got baptized and confirmed!! It was wonderful…Sister Baylon and I found him on a cold December night, knocking doors on a street that we specifically prayed for and the Lord lead us too it…..he was one of the last houses we knocked on before getting to an appointment…our first meeting with him … More WEEK 49


Happy Memorial Day!!! We had a goooood week! Kevin is ready and excited to be baptized this Saturday!! Woo!! So amazing to see his progress since the first time we knocked on his door. I feel so grateful to have been here in Utica to help him come closer to Christ and to witness him … More WEEK 48

47th week

Heyyy! Pretty great week!! Kevin is doing great!!! He’s looking forward to his baptism! His interview is tomorrow 🙂 He is so awesome. We had the Norwich sisters come join us this week for an exchange! It was pretty awesome.  It was a beautiful day and all the people Sister Hayward and I OYM’d were … More 47th week

43rd Week!!!

GREAT WEEK!  Kevin is doing so awesome!!! He finished the Book of Mormon!!! And we went over the baptismal questions and he answered them all! That was the most rewarding thing…to see him testify that he believes in Heavenly Father and that Christ is his Savior….that Joseph Smith was a prophet and that our current prophet, … More 43rd Week!!!

week of 42!!!

Hey! Had some off-days for sure this week, but overall, it was pretty great! 🙂 The Lord blesses us on the daily and allows the opposition to come…His reasons and ways are greater than ours, that’s for sure! There’s just so many amazing things that happen, but so much turmoil when they don’t turn out … More week of 42!!!

Week 41

Hello!!  Well, another great week of being a missionary. It is so dang awesome. Ah! We had lunch with Sister Gaetano!! (She met my parents in Idaho!!) She is SO AWESOME. Not just because of the food, but because of the missionary work that she does!!! She said, “I go to work to share the … More Week 41

Week 40th !!!

Hey!!! Well this week was just AWESOME because of General Conference!! It was so so amazing. I received a lot of answers to questions I had and felt such love not only from the speakers, but from our Heavenly Father. SO powerful. He loves each of us so much, no matter what! Had a great … More Week 40th !!!

39th week

Hello!!!! What a great week. Bitter-sweet though because I said good-bye to my Sister Baylon 😥 sadness….but happiness because she’s gonna bless the lives of the peeps in Owego!!! Before she left though, we got to see some of our favorites of course. Prince was sad to see her go and was acting all dramatic … More 39th week