Category Archives: Lewis Family

Beach Reading, Newport 2018

I’ve just spent 3 years without having time to read a book for fun.  I’ve really really missed reading.  I love books.  I love love love books.  I didn’t have much time to throw together my beach library box this … Continue reading

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Death to the Box TVs

Well, we are a little slow, but we are moving into the new age.  Today we hauled 5 old TVs to the dump.  When I suggested we put them out on the street with “FREE” signs on them, the kids … Continue reading

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The Lewis Family, 5 July 2018

While the whole family was together, we took some family photos in our backyard.  Adam, Heidi and Clark are here from Kansas City, Claire and Graham have moved into the Farm House next door, and Aaron is at BYU, living … Continue reading

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The Lewis Family Celebrates July 4th!

We were welcomed home by the whole family as we gathered to celebrate July 4th in Alpine.  What a grand day, getting reacquainted with the families of John’s siblings!    The family is multiplying.  Somehow, we have become the older … Continue reading

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40 Years Commemorating the Revelation on the Priesthood given 8 June 1978

On 8 June 1978, I was attending BYU when the news of the revelation on the Priesthood reached the airwaves.  The excitement on campus was explosive!  I stood in line at a pay phone in the Harold B. Lee Library, … Continue reading

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Memorial Day 2018: Lewis Yard Care at it’s Best!

This morning John’s siblings and their families converged on our yard in Orem for Memorial Day, helping to make it ready for our return in a few weeks!  What an excellent service!  Wow, we are so grateful!The rain gutters at … Continue reading

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“The dead enter and pass among us in living love and in memory.” –Wendell Berry

We are just a few last weeks away from returning to our home and to our children in Orem.  I feel their hearts pulling me home.  It’s almost time. My missionary mother’s heart longs to be here, but my mother’s … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day 2018

I love my family.  I love my family.  I love my family.  I love my family.

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A Mother’s Job

“A mother is not a person to lean on, but a person to make leaning unnecessary.” — Dorothy Canfield Fisher I am grateful to be the mother of a strong capable independent daughter.

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A Birthday in Yakima!

It’s a new year and I’m a new age.  I was born on 5 January 1959.  Today I turn 59.  I think that’s a golden birthday, of sorts! 2017 was a wonderful year.  Most of my life is recorded daily … Continue reading

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