The Eleventh Brother–Book Review

The Eleventh Brother–Book Review

The tale of Joseph is one of the most well-known stories of the Bible. One of twelve sons of Jacob and his father’s favorite, his jealous brothers decide to kill him but at the last minute throw him into a pit instead and leave him for dead, leading Jacob to believe he has been killed…Continue Reading

Flowers of Grace–Book Review

Flowers of Grace–Book Review

The seasons of our lives are very much like the seasons of a garden. There are seasons for nurturing, seasons for growing, seasons for pruning, seasons for resting and seasons for blooming,.  Flowers of Grace by Teresa Hirst is a story that travels through some of those seasons in the life of Grace, the story’s…Continue Reading

To My Friends–Book Review

To My Friends–Book Review

Wouldn’t it be nice if you could have a friend who could tell you what you needed to hear (not just what you wanted to hear) when you were facing challenges in life? That’s the premise of To My Friends—Messages of Counsel and Comfort, this collection of messages from Elder Jeffrey R. Holland, an apostle…Continue Reading

How to Deal with Tough Drain Clogs

How to Deal with Tough Drain Clogs

A drain getting clogged is a common problem. If you call the plumber every time, it can cost you a lot. So, learn these simple tricks to deal with even the toughest of clogged drains on your own. The tools you will need for this job are – slip joint pliers, plunger, plumbing snake, rubber…Continue Reading

Eight Easy Ways to Organize Your Kitchen

Eight Easy Ways to Organize Your Kitchen

An organized kitchen is a beautiful thing. Having a place for everything—and being able to find it—makes cooking so much more enjoyable and less stressful, especially after a long day at work. But sometimes, especially after those long days at work, the thought of coming home and spending your evening on an organizing project can…Continue Reading

Vail Snowmobile Adventure

Vail Snowmobile Adventure

There’s nothing like seeing the beautiful snow-covered Rocky Mountains from a snowmobile. Last week for Middle Daughter’s 18th birthday, her older brother and sister arranged a snow play weekend in Vail. They spent a day teaching her the joys of snowboarding and then arranged for a Vail snowmobile adventure for the other day. Since the snowmobile tour was…Continue Reading

8 Things You Need To Toss Today

8 Things You Need To Toss Today

Are you hanging on to clutter that’s passed its expiration date? Are you hanging on to things you can’t/won’t use for any number of reasons or because you might need it someday? While I could easily make this list a LOT longer, here are eight things you need to toss today to unclutter your home…Continue Reading

Embark! by John Bytheway–Review

Embark! by John Bytheway–Review

Are you ready for an adventure? Let’s Embark! This great talk by John Bytheway is the perfect way to kick off this year’s youth theme for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. In this talk that introduces the theme, John focuses on what it means to embark—and how to not only embark, but to…Continue Reading