Our latest adventure with Grandpa (and Grandma this time) took us to Morgan County, Utah. We headed east through Weber Canyon and then took the old highway through Mountain Green. I wanted to find a canyon named after my fourth great granduncle, Roswell Stevens, Jr. Roswell Stevens lived in the Peterson area in the 1850s.Continue reading “Adventures with Grandpa: Lost Creek Reservoir”
I love that my kids get to hear these stories and spend time on these adventures with their grandfather. They will always remember these times and that is what is most important.
I don’t know how long I will have my parents. It is important to me that I express how I much I love them before its too late and to enjoy the time I get with them.
My kids know when we go with Grandpa on an adventure, we will not stay on any regular roads and more than likely there will be something historical to learn along the way. We couldn’t ask for a better Adventure Leader and the memories we are making will last forever.
“He literally changed my life. People talk about how you need to learn to love yourself before you can worry about anything else. The past three years have been all about that: figuring out what makes me happy and then running with that.”
Lizzie’s Early Years Lizzie was the oldest child of six and she was cheerful and kind. She laughed and smiled as she helped her mother cook, tend her brothers and sisters, take care of the farm, and make clothes for her family. When she was young, the dam above her town broke and the flooded everything.Continue reading “Celebrating my Great Grandmother’s Birthday”