Carmen Rasmusen Herbert
Recent Articles by Carmen Rasmusen Herbert
Published: Thursday, May 21, 2015 4:58 pm MDT
I will always remember my time on “Idol” and hope anyone who has a dream has the courage — and the perseverance — to chase it down. It’s possible.
Published: Monday, May 11, 2015 12:27 pm MDT
I have said goodbye to loved ones and felt the heartache of loss as I wait for the time when I can see them again. But I have felt that calm, peaceful reassurance that I will. I don’t think there’s ...
Published: Tuesday, May 5, 2015 4:14 pm MDT
All those Sundays of best dress, stress and doing my best are oh so worth it.
Published: Wednesday, April 29, 2015 9:13 am MDT
“Children are the greatest joy and the greatest heartache you’ll ever have,” Garth Brooks told People Magazine. “I told my girls, ‘Don’t let the world decide who you are. You...
Published: Friday, April 3, 2015 5:58 pm MDT
Celebrating holidays, especially this one, should not be a competition. I don’t know why I’ve made it out to be one. In fact, nothing about motherhood should be a competition
Published: Tuesday, March 17, 2015 3:01 pm MDT
So to all you mothers out there, pregnant or not, large or small, gaining or losing weight, know this: You are pretty awesome. Using your life to bless, protect and help others is pretty awesome.
Published: Thursday, March 5, 2015 11:29 am MST
With different milestones and challenges in life, a marriage will sometimes be re-shaped, brought to the brink, fought for and then made stronger than ever. It’s an eternal work in progress that is worth ...
Published: Friday, February 13, 2015 4:32 pm MST
I want my children to know that, like my own mother, I would die for them, too. My little men have my heart, but the biggest piece is saved for my husband.
Published: Wednesday, January 28, 2015 3:59 pm MST
When it seems my world has caved in on me, I let myself have a small breakdown. Then I pick up my scriptures and begin to add more oil to my lamp, one verse, one talk, one prayer at a time. Those tiny drops hav...
Published: Wednesday, December 31, 2014 4:56 pm MST
I walked back up to my hotel room that afternoon feeling warm and peaceful. I noticed a copy of the Book of Mormon I had brought with me in my suitcase and decided to give it to Twila. I wasn’t sure how s...