Leigh Anne Touhy, who helped inspire the book and movie “The Blind Side,” and comedian Ryan Hamilton are coming to Utah as keynote speakers for RootsTech next month.
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I have, at times, considered the story of Zion’s Camp. It is one of those stories where the goals were not accomplished, leaving the thought by many, that this expedition was a total failure. With this precept I begin my story.
We’ve all heard the saying that a picture is worth a thousand words – but have you ever written a thousand words to describe both your new and old photos? I have and I love it! Telling a story with an old photo, combined with words, either oral or written, is something special.
There is great power in sharing stories. Let’s take it a step further and say sharing stories, especially those about hard or sensitive subjects can be life-changing. Here’s why.
Latter-day Saints don’t always seem to know what to do with Halloween. Many are uncomfortable with some of the ghoulish, eerie, or even demonic elements of the season. Even I, an avid fan of the season, can see where there is a void waiting to be filled. And it can filled with a celebration of family history thanks to Dia de Muertos—the Day of the Dead.
If you've hit a wall in your family history research, there's probably an article on this wiki that can help.