Microblog Archive

Enjoyed a lovely holiday with family today. Hope everyone had a chance to reflect on gratitude. Happy Thanksgiving! 🦃

➞ 23 Nov 2017, 10:51 PM

My wife and I had a chance to listen to a great talk about relationships and value, and I took #sketchnotes.

Kim Giles Sketchnotes

➞ 22 Nov 2017, 07:22 AM

Final micro.blog photo challenge entry for day seven: shadow

Coat hangar shadow

➞ 17 Nov 2017, 04:25 PM

Day six of the micro.blog photo challenge: seasonal

Wet leaves at night

➞ 16 Nov 2017, 09:29 PM

Day five of micro.blog photo challenge: liquid

Dripping Water

➞ 15 Nov 2017, 06:35 PM

Day four of the micro.blog photo challenge: up close

Metal sponge

➞ 14 Nov 2017, 09:41 PM

Taking the day off with six kids running around is so different than you expect a sick day to go. You start thinking, “Maybe I should just go into work.” Of course, it’s nothing compared to trying to take a sick day as a mom…

➞ 13 Nov 2017, 07:37 PM

Day three of the micro.blog photo challenge: on the move

Pinewood Derby Car

➞ 13 Nov 2017, 04:42 PM

Day two of the micro.blog photo challenge: tasty

Ham fried rice

➞ 12 Nov 2017, 04:13 PM

Entry for micro.blog photo challenge day one: squares

Bee squares

➞ 11 Nov 2017, 04:52 PM

Been playing with Working Copy to make it easier to post to my GitHub Pages blog from my iPad and iPhone. Excited about how simple it is!

➞ 8 Nov 2017, 10:18 PM

Beautiful fall full moon

➞ 4 Nov 2017, 10:26 PM

I have large hands and have gotten used to the Plus-sized phones, but the iPhone X is the perfect size. And Face ID really is everything it’s cracked up to be!

➞ 3 Nov 2017, 10:48 PM

Getting pretty excited about my delivery tomorrow… I was delightfully surprised when my ship date got bumped up from Nov 10-17 to then be scheduled for launch day. 📱🎉

➞ 2 Nov 2017, 11:35 PM

Synopsis #sketchnotes from Sunday afternoon session of #LDSConf

Sunday Afternoon Conference Sketchnotes

➞ 1 Oct 2017, 04:34 PM

Synopsis #sketchnotes from Sunday Morning session of #LDSConf

Sunday Morning Conference Sketchnotes

➞ 1 Oct 2017, 12:07 PM

Synopsis #sketchnotes of the Priesthood session at #LDSConf

Priesthood Session Conference Sketchnotes

➞ 30 Sep 2017, 07:54 PM

Synopsis #sketchnotes from Saturday afternoon session of Oct 17 #LDSConf

Saturday Afternoon Conference Sketchnotes

➞ 30 Sep 2017, 04:18 PM

We become like God not by beating ourselves up, but by continuing to try. #Sketchnotes from Jeffrey R. Holland in Oct 17 #LDSConf

Elder Holland Conference Sketchnotes

➞ 30 Sep 2017, 12:08 PM

We must all join together in our pilgrimage back to our real home. #Sketchnotes from Dieter F. Uchtdorf in Oct 17 #LDSConf

President Uchtdorf Conference Sketchnotes

➞ 30 Sep 2017, 11:34 AM

We just diligent work to combat language loss of our true mother tongue: the Gospel of Jesus Christ. #Sketchnotes from Valeri V. Cordón at Apr 17 #LDSConf

Valeri V Cordon Conference Sketchnotes

➞ 14 Sep 2017, 06:47 AM

We must stand up inside and be all in to make it. #Sketchnotes from Gary B. Sabin at Apr 17 #LDSConf

Gary B Sabin Conference Sketchnotes

➞ 13 Sep 2017, 06:42 AM

We need to keep singing the songs of eternity, and to help those who can’t yet. #Sketchnotes from Jeffrey R. Holland in Apr 17 #LDSConf

Jeffrey R Holland Conference Sketchnotes

➞ 1 Sep 2017, 07:30 AM

We are all called to be full-time disciples of Jesus Christ. #Sketchnotes from Robert D. Hales at Apr 17 #LDSConf

Robert D Hales Conference Sketchnotes

➞ 31 Aug 2017, 06:54 AM

We need to come to know the Savior better to have His power in our lives. #Sketchnotes from Russell M. Nelson in Apr 17 #LDSConf

Russell M Nelson Conference Sketchnotes

➞ 30 Aug 2017, 06:56 AM

We can and must continue to grow in light continually. #Sketchnotes from Mark A. Bragg at Apr 17 #LDSConf

Mark A Bragg Conference Sketchnotes

➞ 28 Aug 2017, 06:50 AM

True faith in Christ allows us to press forward, no matter what happens. #Sketchnotes from Ulisses Soares in Apr 17 #LDSConf

Ulisses Soares Conference Sketchnotes

➞ 25 Aug 2017, 06:40 AM

Christ continues to love no matter what we do. And we should too. #Sketchnotes from Dale G. Renlund at Apr 17 #LDSConf

Dale G Renlund Conference Sketchnotes

➞ 24 Aug 2017, 06:51 AM

Our loving Father has a glorious plan for all of us based on the pillars of eternity. #Sketchnotes from Weatherford T. Clayton at Apr 17 #LDSConf

Weatherford T Clayton Conference Sketchnotes

➞ 23 Aug 2017, 07:14 AM

We all receive God’s care package, and can be part of it for others. #Sketchnotes from M. Joseph Brough at Apr 17 #LDSConf

M Joseph Brough Conference Sketchnotes

➞ 22 Aug 2017, 07:29 AM

The gathering of God’s family is happening, and we need to be part of it. #Sketchnotes from Henry B. Eyring at #LDSConf

Henry B Eyring Conference Sketchnotes

➞ 21 Aug 2017, 07:46 AM

The Lord will give us His peace, and that will make all the difference. #Sketchnotes from Henry B. Eyring at #LDSConf

Henry B Eyring Conference Sketchnotes

➞ 18 Aug 2017, 06:47 AM

The Lord needs more certain women today. #Sketchnotes from Linda K. Burton at #LDSConf

Linda Burton LDS Conference Sketchnote

➞ 15 Aug 2017, 07:39 AM

We have everything we need to develop the beauty of holiness. #Sketchnotes from Carol F. McConkie at #LDSConf

Carol McConkie General Conference Sketchnotes

➞ 8 Aug 2017, 07:40 AM

Finally getting back into sketchnoting general conference.

Trust in the Lord and lean not. #Sketchnotes from Bonnie H. Cordon in Apr 2017 #LDSConf


➞ 4 Aug 2017, 07:15 AM

Stand with church leaders and find light and safety in a darkening world. #Sketchnotes from Ronald A. Rasband in Apr 2016 #LDSConf

Ronald A. Rasband Sketchnote

➞ 4 Mar 2017, 07:36 PM

To avoid a sense of entitlement, we need to draw closer to the Savior. #Sketchnotes from Dale G. Renlund in Apr 2016 #LDSConf

Dale G. Renlund Sketchnote

➞ 28 Feb 2017, 06:35 AM

Now, more than ever, we need to be “armed with righteousness.” #Sketchnotes from Henry B. Eyring in the Mar 2017 First Presidency Message

Armed with Righteousness Sketchnote

➞ 27 Feb 2017, 06:48 AM

We need to learn humility, and ideally to humble ourselves without being compelled. #Sketchnotes from Steven E. Snow in Apr 2016 #LDSConf

Be Thou Humble Sketchnote

➞ 22 Feb 2017, 06:20 AM

Forgiveness is a gift that we need to give as well as receive. #Sketchnotes from Kevin R. Duncan in Apr 2016 #LDSConf

The Healing Ointment of Forgiveness Sketchnote

➞ 20 Feb 2017, 06:53 AM

The pioneers left us a great heritage of faith and sacrifice. #Sketchnotes from Chap. 4 in Pres. Hinckley’s #LDSTeachings manual

President Hinckley Chapter 4 Sketchnote

➞ 18 Feb 2017, 07:43 AM

Special for Valentine’s Day, I did #sketchnotes of one of my favorite #LDSConf talks on love by John H. Groberg in Oct 2004

The Power of God's Love Sketchnote

➞ 14 Feb 2017, 06:52 AM

Tried a dark theme with this morning’s study: repeat #sketchnotes from Jeffrey R. Holland’s powerful message on home teaching in Oct 16 #LDSConf

Emissaries of the Lord Sketchnote

➞ 13 Feb 2017, 08:47 AM

Let the Lord make more of your life than you can alone through Priesthood keys. #Sketchnotes from Gary E. Stevenson in Apr 2016 #LDSConf

Where Are The Keys Sketchnote

➞ 12 Feb 2017, 06:52 AM

3rd installment of the #LDSTeachings series. #Sketchnotes from Chapter 3 of Teaching of President Hinckley: Cultivating an Attitude of Happiness and a Spirit of Optimism.

President Hinckley Chapter 3 Sketchnote

➞ 11 Feb 2017, 06:37 AM

It is so important that we really know that we are children of God. #Sketchnotes from Donald L. Hallstrom in Apr 2016 #LDSConf

I am a Child of God Sketchnote

➞ 8 Feb 2017, 06:53 AM

#Sketchnotes from this month’s First Presidency message by Thomas S. Monson: “Love one another”

Love One Another Sketchnote

➞ 7 Feb 2017, 06:58 AM

How to help our children increase their spiritual capacity. #Sketchnotes from Mary R. Durham in Apr 2016 #LDSConf.

A Child's Guiding Gift Sketchnote

➞ 6 Feb 2017, 07:20 AM

Pray during conference (or any church meeting) together with those participating and be uplifted and edified. #Sketchnotes from Henry B. Eyring in Apr 2016 #LDSConf

Where Two or Three are Gathered Sketchnote

➞ 5 Feb 2017, 06:16 AM

3 memories and 3 commitments to help us grow closer to the Savior. #Sketchnotes from Henry B. Eyring in Apr 2016 #LDSConf

3 Memories & Commitments Sketchnote

➞ 3 Feb 2017, 07:11 AM

Prayerfully reach out and serve refugees living in your area—a message more important than ever right now. #Sketchnotes from Linda K. Burton in Apr 2016 #LDSConf

I Was a Stranger Sketchnote

➞ 1 Feb 2017, 06:34 AM

Build the kingdom of God by nurturing. #Sketchnotes from Neill F. Marriott in Apr 2016 #LDSConf

What Shall We Do Sketchnote

➞ 29 Jan 2017, 07:21 AM

Decided to go back and do #sketchnotes for Apr 2016 #LDSConf. First up: Cheryl A. Esplin in the Women’s Session: He Asks Us to Be His Hands

Cheryl A Esplin Sketchnotes

➞ 28 Jan 2017, 06:47 AM

Repeat #sketchnotes of Henry B. Eyring’s “That He May Become Strong Also” from Oct 2016 #LDSConf in preparation for our lesson Sunday.

That He May Become Strong Also Sketchnotes

➞ 26 Jan 2017, 08:20 AM

I’ve been thinking about callings lately and how to do better, and so did #sketchnotes of one of my favorite #LDSConf talks: Rise to Your Call by Henry B. Eyring in Oct 2002.

Rise to Your Call Sketchnotes

➞ 25 Jan 2017, 06:28 AM

After a great lesson from our home teacher Sunday, I felt like doing #sketchnotes of this month’s First Presidency message from Dieter F. Uchtdorf: Aiming at the Center.

Aiming for the Center Sketchnote

➞ 23 Jan 2017, 09:54 PM

#Sketchnotes from a classic talk that was referenced in Stake Conference last night: Good, Better, Best from Dallin H. Oaks in #LDSConf Oct 2007

Good, Better, Best Sketchnote

➞ 22 Jan 2017, 07:09 AM

Final rescue study for the week. #Sketchnotes from Chi Hong (Sam) Wong in Oct 2014 #LDSConf: Rescue in Unity.

Rescue in Unity Sketchnote

➞ 21 Jan 2017, 08:06 AM

Our Stake Conference leadership meeting this weekend will focus on rescuing, so I’ve been studying that this week. Here are my #sketchnotes from Mervyn B. Arnold in Apr 2016 #LDSConf—To the Rescue: We Can Do It.

To the Rescue Sketchnote

➞ 20 Jan 2017, 01:44 PM

#Sketchnotes from a throwback #ldsconf classic: To the Rescue by Thomas S. Monson

To the Rescue Sketchnote

➞ 19 Jan 2017, 12:49 PM

Such a great view on my way in to work. Headed from one @devmtn location to another. 🏔🚈🏔

Startup building

➞ 17 Jan 2017, 04:12 PM

Continuing the #LDSTeachings series with #sketchnotes from Chapter 1: The Restoration of the Gospel—The Dawning of a Brighter Day.

Chapter 1 Sketchnotes

➞ 17 Jan 2017, 06:43 AM

Small church-themed #drawing from a relaxing Sunday afternoon with the kids.

Church doodle

➞ 15 Jan 2017, 03:20 PM

Starting a new series for this year: #LDSTeachings.

First #sketchnotes post is out of order for tomorrow’s lesson: An ensign to the nations, a light to the world.

Chapter 2 Sketchnote

➞ 14 Jan 2017, 08:20 AM

I love how J Dawgs knows and owns their brand 🤣

J Dawgs sign

➞ 12 Jan 2017, 01:16 PM

Speak and think kindly—of yourselves and others.

#Sketchnotes from a classic by Jeffrey R. Holland I felt inspired to teach from in my elders quorum for the new year.

Tongue of Angels Sketchnotes

➞ 12 Jan 2017, 08:06 AM

Focus on your family and become a leader and true disciple of Jesus Christ. #Sketchnotes from Pres & Sis Nelson at #LDSDevo

Jan 2017 LDSDevo Sketchnotes

➞ 10 Jan 2017, 07:20 AM

Wow, what a game! 🏈 Huge congrats to Clemson for winning the #NationalChampionship for the first time in over 30 years.

➞ 9 Jan 2017, 10:41 PM

Having a great time explaining my crazy Workflow->GitHub Pages stuff to my team at Tanner Labs.

➞ 9 Jan 2017, 01:49 PM

Got to baptize my oldest son on Saturday. We are blessed to have so much family support. What a great experience!

➞ 9 Jan 2017, 09:30 AM

I set up Workflow to publish to my GitHub pages blog from my 📱/iPad the last couple days. Excited to have it working! 🎉

➞ 4 Jan 2017, 08:55 PM

Set up a Slack team this morning for my Elders Quorum presidency and drew an icon for us to use.

Provo Temple

➞ 2 Jan 2017, 07:10 AM

#inktober day 31: Friend.

One of the most important nights of the year to have someone you trust with you. 🎃

Trick or treating

➞ 31 Oct 2016, 08:37 PM

#inktober day 30: Wreck.

“This was clean when I left two minutes ago!”

Messy room

➞ 30 Oct 2016, 02:54 PM

#inktober day 29: Surprise.

Boo! 👻

Ghost surprise

➞ 29 Oct 2016, 03:52 PM

#inktober day 28: Burn.

Breakfast in bed from the kids is such a mixed blessing…

Burned food

➞ 28 Oct 2016, 09:17 PM

#inktober day 27: Creepy.

All brothers know how to inspire fear.

Creepy brother

➞ 27 Oct 2016, 08:36 PM

#inktober day 26: Box.

Surprise! 🎉


➞ 26 Oct 2016, 07:31 PM

#inktober day 25: Tired.

How on earth do those tiny legs move so fast?


➞ 25 Oct 2016, 01:07 PM

#inktober day 24: Dozen.

Once you get past four or so, it stops mattering how many there are.

Dozen kids

➞ 24 Oct 2016, 09:20 PM

#inktober day 23: Slow.

Often the best things in life just take time.

Reading book

➞ 23 Oct 2016, 10:33 PM

#inktober day 22: Little.

Everyone needs a friend who thinks the world of you.

Piggy back ride

➞ 22 Oct 2016, 10:18 PM

#inktober day 21: Big.

“So big!”

So big baby

➞ 21 Oct 2016, 11:58 PM

#inktober day 20: Squeeze.

Somehow this always comes as a surprise to the kids.


➞ 20 Oct 2016, 08:57 PM

#inktober day 19: Flight.

Even the magic of your first flight doesn’t stop you missing home.

First flight

➞ 19 Oct 2016, 10:30 PM

#inktober day 18: Escape.

Getting dressed: the daily ritual that transforms a parent into a warden.

Escaping child

➞ 18 Oct 2016, 10:24 PM

#inktober day 17: Battle.

Just don’t ask how I drew this with no reference.

Fighting child

➞ 17 Oct 2016, 10:08 PM

#inktober day 16: Wet.

That moment when you realize the first activity of the day requires a change of clothes.

Wet slide

➞ 16 Oct 2016, 08:13 PM

#inktober day 15: Relax.

Saturday afternoon college football. Or so I’ve heard.

Watching football

➞ 15 Oct 2016, 11:34 PM

#inktober day 14: Tree.

The best playgrounds are natural.

Playing in tree

➞ 14 Oct 2016, 08:58 AM

#inktober day 13: Scared.

“Dad, can’t I take you anywhere!?”

Scared dad

➞ 13 Oct 2016, 05:33 PM

#inktober day 12: Worried.

Being a parent is hazardous to your health.

Worried parent

➞ 12 Oct 2016, 07:23 PM

#inktober day 11: Transport.

Sometimes a box on wheels is the best way to get stuff around.


➞ 11 Oct 2016, 10:13 PM

#inktober day 10: Jump.

Earn your wings!


➞ 10 Oct 2016, 04:37 PM

#inktober day 9: Broken.

Records and dreams.

Finishing race

➞ 9 Oct 2016, 04:14 PM

#inktober day 8: Rock.

Back and forth and back and forth.

Rocking chair

➞ 8 Oct 2016, 06:31 PM

#inktober day 7: Lost.

What do you do when you find yourself in the jungle?


➞ 7 Oct 2016, 02:16 PM

#inktober day 6: Hidden.

Three small friends enjoying the cafe.

Cafe terrace

➞ 6 Oct 2016, 05:45 PM

#inktober day 5: Sad.

Some days, even the rain is not enough.

Rain storm

➞ 5 Oct 2016, 01:23 PM

#inktober day 4: Hungry

Sometimes only a bowl of cereal can satisfy.

Bowl of cereal

➞ 4 Oct 2016, 11:10 PM

#inktober day 3: Collect.

Collect all the things!

Collect everything

➞ 3 Oct 2016, 05:35 PM

#inktober day 2: Noisy.

Watching #ldsconf as a family is wonderful, but not always quiet.

Watching conference

➞ 2 Oct 2016, 01:05 PM


#inktober day 1


➞ 1 Oct 2016, 10:15 PM

Fantastic reminder from Cafe Patachou:

“A human created the problem, a human can fix it.”

Human sign

➞ 30 Sep 2016, 11:48 AM