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#LightTheWorld 2019 Blogger Roundup

Light the World. Daily service in December. Anyone can join in. Initiated and supported by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. I tell you more about Light the World in this year's post with my fun idea you can download and use for free. One day in December, take a little time to thank someone for lighting up your world. Who is that someone who has made a difference to you? Send ... Read More about #LightTheWorld 2019 Blogger Roundup

Thank You and Gracias Cards for Light the World 2019

Thank you. Two simple words. Yet how often do we say them? Better yet, how often do we write them to someone in a note they can keep. It's always been important to say thank you. In today's world it's even more important and sometimes so rare. Yet we can truly make someone's day just by thanking them for their kindness in our lives. We can let them know that they "light the world" with their ... Read More about Thank You and Gracias Cards for Light the World 2019

Utah Fried Scones (with a Taste of Idaho Added)

Every Halloween, our family fries a batch of scones to share with the neighborhood. We do this to bribe our neighbors into liking us. :) And it works! In Utah, fried scones are a lot like Navajo fry bread, but we top them with lots of sweet stuff, after adding plenty of butter, of course. Toppings can include honey, honey butters, cinnamon-sugar, a variety of jams, and powdered sugar. You could ... Read More about Utah Fried Scones (with a Taste of Idaho Added)

How to Wash and Care for LDS Temple Garments

If you're a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and attend the temple, you might wonder how you should wash and care for LDS temple garments. Over time, the whiteness of the fabric can become dingy or yellow without proper care. For years I washed them incorrectly--until I did a little research. My garments are special to me, and I want them to look pristinely white for as ... Read More about How to Wash and Care for LDS Temple Garments

Families or Family’s? Which Is Correct?

What is the plural possessive form of family? What the heck did that question even mean? Don't be embarrassed if you don't know. Since I'm kind of a wordsmith :) and this site is all about families, let's take a look.   What Is the Difference between Families and Family? Family Is Singular We all belong to a family unit. When one family owns something, we add an apostrophe plus an s. ... Read More about Families or Family’s? Which Is Correct?