Fall is FINALLY in the air here in Utah, and I could not be happier about it. We are headed full-speed-ahead into the holiday season. With Halloween right around the corner and Thanksgiving and Christmas following right behind, I have been feeling just generally festive. I can’t wait to start pulling out my various decorations […]
I just recently returned from working in the trenches of Hurricane Harvey in Houston. One of my best friends, Ann Hewlett, and her husband, Spencer, are currently over 130 missionaries for our church in that area and after being evacuated via boat three days earlier, they called me on Thursday August 31st with news that […]
Last February I had a terrible case of the flu for three weeks solid. During that time I watched way too much HGTV and soon took a sledge hammer to my dark kitchen (kidding) and completely remodeled. I went light, bright, and neutral. However, I am a LOVER of color and changing up decor for the changing […]
My step-daughter, Stefyn, married Sean Hall on August 25, 2016. It truly was a perfect day. Great weather, venue, guests, food, band, flowers and, of course, bride and groom. Stefyn is in the middle of writing thank you postcards. They were easily created in Heritage Makers. I’m also hosting a baby shower in a few weeks […]
The temperature has honestly changed here in Utah overnight. It seems we went from very hot days and nights to having a nip in the air during the night and mornings. The leaves are changing in the nearby mountains and everything fall is in full swing. However, my daughter-in-law, Taylor, would still remind you (she […]
Lately, my thoughts have been turning to my ancestors. I came across this poem by Pamela A. Harazim and just had to share. I hope it inspires you to gather and preserve the stories of your past!