Thoughts on Zion / We Must Overcome Babylon’s Traditions

By Jesse Fisher Early LDS leaders taught that the Saints had brought Babylon's follies with them to Utah and that, in order to build the...

The Laundry Is Never Done

So, you are finished with the laundry? Good for you. But, are you naked? Unless you are naked, you are not REALLY finished with...

New Year’s Resolutions for Delectable Dining

2017 is officially over. It is time for new adventures to begin. The beginning of a new year is always a great time to...

9 things to do instead of looking at your phone

By Joe Capell Everywhere you go anymore, you'll find people staring down at their rectangles. They'll be Facebooking or Pinteresting or Twittering or somethinging. (I'm officially...

Organizing Suggestions For the New Year

Now that it is the New Year, many of us have made resolutions regarding finally getting our genealogy organized! There are many ways to...

Daughters of the Utah Pioneers

By Judy Elsner On December 2, the Springville/Mapleton Daughters of the Utah Pioneers held their annual Christmas Party. The Springville Senior Citizen’s Center was decorated...

Thoughts on Zion: Have we left Babylon behind?

By Jesse Fisher During the early 1870s, LDS leaders spoke about how the Saints left 'Babylon' for Utah. Have we left Babylon behind us? “We are...

Thoughts on Zion: Clinging to Babylon Prevents Zion

LDS leaders during the 1870s were teaching the Saints that they could never reach their goal of establishing Zion in the Utah Territory if...

Where’s Christ In Our Christmas Songs?

I was listening to Christmas music on the radio when it dawned on me they weren't playing many songs about Christ. Oh, the weather outside...

Mr. Grill: Scone-tastic Sandwiches, Philly Fries, and Steak Dinners

The first time I reviewed Mr. Grill, I was blown away by the crazy delicious scone burgers and chicken sandwiches. There is something magical...