“Your Mom Goes to College!”

By Angela Hallstrom

A few Sundays ago, a group of us was brainstorming ways we could help the sisters in the ward live more providently in light of the current economic crisis.

“Teach them to can!” a person offered.

“Create a Relief Society recipe book!” another said.

“Tell them to stop applying for secret credit cards and then hiding the statements from their husbands!” one cried passionately.

All good ideas, yes (in particular the last).

Finally, I raised my hand. “Encourage women who haven’t finished their degrees to go back to school!” I said with enthusiasm.

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