Day 1: Find a Record

Log onto FamilySearch and find and attach a US 1900 Census on an ancestor from the late 1800s or early 1900s to your family tree.  Not sure what a census is?  Check out this video below.  Found it in a snap?  Grab as many Census reports that you can on one ancestor and "attach" the records.  Did you do…

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General Conference Who’s Who Game

We are excited to start another blog train full of fun ideas to help "strengthen home and family."  With so many great LDS bloggers throughout the world, we thought this would be a great opportunity to pull together our resources and bring you some great freebies based on a common theme.  Since General Conference will begin this weekend, our…

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General Women’s Meeting

Join us this Saturday, September 27, 2014 for the largest gathering of women in the world.  All are welcome to tune in at 6:00pm MDT to be strengthened by other women and come to a better understanding of our purpose in our Heavenly Father's plan for His daughters.   I made these fun invites for our Young Women and…

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Scripture Smoothies

There is nothing more important to me then the Savior, Jesus Christ.  Words cannot adequately express my sincere feelings for Him and His ultimate sacrifice to bring both myself and my family back to His presence someday.  It is very important to me that my children come to love the Savior too and understand the sacrifice and perfect example He…

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Homeschool: The Creation Pinwheel and Matching Game

I was preparing a lesson for my primary sunbeam class for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints back in April and I came up with this fun pinwheel and matching game.  Thanks to Sarah from Educlips who is an amazing artist where I bought some of these great images.  I then put together this fun design to help my…

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Easter Sunday

"Christ the Lord is Risen Today!"  That is the title of one of my favorite songs.  What a great day to reflect upon the sacrifice and resurrection of Jesus Christ.  Although, we should think of him daily and learn of his teachings found in the scriptures, today is a great day to feast upon the spirit and feel the…

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Countdown to Conference: Thomas S. Monson

Our final leader for this “Countdown to Conference” is our dear prophet, Thomas S. Monson.  What is a prophet?  President Tuttle once said, “A prophet, then, is the authorized representative of the Lord. While the world may not recognize him, the important requirement is that God speaks through him. A prophet is a teacher. He receives revelations from the Lord….

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