Family Home Evening

Our Family Home Evenings generally follow the format that I grew up with as a kid - opening song and prayer, special presentation, lesson, family journal, closing song and prayer.…

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How Should I Respond?

I have a question for my loyal readers: How would you prefer that I respond to comments and do updates to posts? I've generally responded to comments by adding my…

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A Great Time to Be a Cougar Fan!

Yesterday BYU beat #6 Louisville in basketball. Today the BYU football team beat the Utes with a touchdown in the last minute. It's definitely a great time to be a…

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Thanksgiving Day

Today was an excellent Thanksgiving Day. In the morning Sam and I played football in the yard while waiting for the turkey to cook. When the turkey was done, Nancy…

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Brining a Turkey

Brining a turkey seems to be a popular thing to do nowdays so I figured I would try brining ours this Thanksgiving. Basically, brining is just soaking a turkey in…

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Pie

For our family cherry and apple are the pies of choice. This year however we decided to make pumpkin pie because Sam requested it. At the store this week I…

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All I Want For Christmas

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I don't know if I'm hard to give to or not but now that my siblings have drawn names I figure I'll publish a list of what I want/need for…

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Saturday Project – Part 2

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The other project for today was giving Sam a haircut. He was starting to look a little shaggy. I've always been the one to cut Sam's hair. I think he's…

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Saturday Project

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My big project for today was to hang Christmas lights. I'm terrified of heights and ever since we moved into this house I've been thinking about how I was going…

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Indian Princess

In the past few years I have not been able to spend much time sewing because of such things as taking care of 5 kids, building and moving into a…

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