Simpson Springs wild horses descendents of tame mounts

As living history of the old west, Utah is blessed with an abundance of wild horses, or as referred to by the BLM free...

Quick Bite: Close to Home and Venturing to Provo

I am not sure why I struggled with writing this article so much. I think it is because there are so many great places...

Tantalizing tombstone tidbits offer intriguing clues

We all visit cemeteries during our lifetime, whether it be for funerals, Memorial Day, Pioneer Day or for a peaceful, contemplative walk — but...

‘Newsflash: You Are Living in Babylon’

Got a big kick out of Tanner Gilliland‘s blog post on Its title was “Newsflash: You Are Living in Babylon!" Why is this important...

Is July fire season or fireworks season?

It's July. Does that mean it's fire season, or fireworks season? The answer, of course, is both — and that can be a problem. We...

Hobble Creek Coffee Shop: Eggs Benedict, French toast and those hash...

When I heard about doing a review for Hobble Creek Coffee Shop, I asked, “Do they know I don’t drink coffee?” However, little did...

8 times you can’t say ‘no’ to your kids

As parents, we spend an awful lot of our time saying "no" to our kids. "Can I have candy for breakfast?" "No." "Can I have a...

John Taylor: Champion for Zion

During my first four decades as a member of the LDS Church, the only thing I could remember about President John Taylor was that he...

Pepe’s Grill: Taco perfection

Pepe’s has a cult following. During the past six years they have been a popular food stand at Fiesta Days in Spanish Fork. Pepe...

The testimony of spring flowers

There are a number of stunning tulip gardens around that present wonderful eye candy for us to appreciate. It is a blessing that we...
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