Adventures with Grandpa: Lost Creek Reservoir

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”

Adventures with Grandpa: Lakeside, Utah

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.

Celebrating my Great Grandmother’s Birthday

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”