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A Song for Returning Missionaries

by Keepapitchinin | Arts & Entertainment

From afar we have come to our lov’d valley home. And enchanted our dwellings we view; Oh! what rapture to h...


Missionary Letter from Mitt Romney 1968: At Only 21 I'm a Leader in the Most Important Organization in France

by Keepapitchinin | Makes You Think Mormon Life

What profound insight from Mitt Romney as a missionary in France, from a letter written to his father. "I a...

“My Favorite Dinner,” 1912

by Keepapitchinin | Recipes Best of LDS Blogs

Another authentic menu and recipes from 1912, published in the Young Woman’s Journal. This was contributed ...


Be Honest With Yourself: Going Steady Too Early?

by Keepapitchinin | Best of LDS Blogs

Jill’s a teenager – about sixteen. She’s pretty and popular. She has girl friends galore and can get “dates...


Earrings on leaders of the early Church?

by Keepapitchinin | Best of LDS Blogs

Samuel Amos Woolley (1825-1900) was a member of the prominent early LDS Woolley clan. Like his more famous ...

An Old Fashioned Christmas

by Keepapitchinin | Best of LDS Blogs

An Old Fashioned Christmas By Zipporah L. Stewart It was June. Ebenezer Brown arose very early after a slee...

From the Archives: My Love Letter to Boy Scouts

by Keepapitchinin | Best of LDS Blogs

Utah’s Boy Scouts have had a rough couple of years with forest fires, massive searches for lost Scouts, and...

“As Wonderful as It Is Glorious”: Lorenzo Snow Goes for a Spin in an Automobile

by Keepapitchinin | Best of LDS Blogs

Lorenzo Snow crossed the plains to Utah in 1848 with ox-drawn wagons. His company, led by Brigham Young, ne...


We Want to See the Temple

by Keepapitchinin | Best of LDS Blogs

Almost three years ago we discussed a temple hymn by George Manwaring. It’s taken a while, but I’ve finally...

“He Got Well But Never Paid Us”: The Carthage Medical Bill of John Taylor

by Keepapitchinin | Best of LDS Blogs

William Mulder and A. Russell Mortensen’s Among the Mormons: Historic Accounts by Contemporary Observers (N...