Pioneer Day – Ann Jewell Rowley

Today, members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints celebrate "Pioneer Day."  You might be wondering what that means.  On July 24, 1847 Brigham Young and many early pioneers arrived in the Salt Lake Valley after spending months walking hundreds of miles.  Many family members were buried on the side of the trek westward as they went…

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F.T.I. Family Tree Investigator “Where Did I Come From?”

With the end of our Temple series, we kicked off a Family History weekly lesson. Today as a family we watched Part 2 from Family Search.  If you missed the first lesson, read about our F.T.I. and watch Part 1.   When the video finished, we went online to Family Search's website.  If you haven't created an account, I…

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National Grandparents Day

I didn't realize that yesterday, Sunday the 8th, was National Grandparents Day until my amazing and talented cousin posted a picture on facebook.  We were in California celebrating the safe return of my parents from their mission to Africa.  You can read more about their exciting adventures online. It is so great to have them back.  You have to understand…

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