Category Archives: FAMILY

There are a lot of us. I’d like you to know my family. I also plan to include thoughts about FAMILY in general. It sickens mee that the family is under such vicious attack.


MEEThinks   March 9, 2016   11 Comments on ELLA and SARA

UTAH VALLEY STUDENTS OF THE WEEK: SARA AND ELLA THOMPSON  PROVO SCHOOL DISTRICT – DAILY HERALD – TUESDAY 08 MARCH 2016 Twin sisters SARA AND ELLA THOMPSON are third grade students at Canyon Crest Elementary School. They were chosen as the Daily Herald’s Utah Valley Students of the Week. They both bring so much to their teacher’s class. Sara and Ella both… Read more »


MEEThinks   December 24, 2015   5 Comments on CHRISTMAS ELVES

I’ve been thinking about Christmas, and specifically the magic of Christmas. I try to do things to help myself and others feel the wonderful spirit of Christmas. One thing I’ve done which has been so rewarding and fun is to take nieces on an “Elf adventure” at Christmas time. Several years ago I had a some extra money, including some… Read more »


MEEThinks   December 7, 2015   1 Comment on AUNT FLORENCE

Our “Aunt Florence” (our Daddy’s cousin) had a wonderful sense of humor. In my mind I can hear her laugh whenever I want, and it always makes me laugh too. She got such a kick out of life, herself, and her surroundings. When she’d had one of her strokes and had a little more trouble speaking and getting around she… Read more »

David Andrew Edmunds

DAVID ANDREW EDMUNDS IVINS, UTAH David Andrew Edmunds, age 23, returned to his Heavenly Father on Sunday, October 11, 2015, in Las Vegas, NV while hiking in the desert area of Little Red Rock Canyon. David was born August 28, 1992, the youngest of four sons to Richard M. and Glenda Edmunds. David was an incredible soul; kind, loving, caring,… Read more »

I couldn’t resist!

MEEThinks   September 16, 2015   2 Comments on I couldn’t resist!

My grand and great nephew, Elder Max H. Smith, just arrived in OKLAHOMA, fresh from the Mexico City MTC (CCM) to serve his Spanish-speaking mission. I couldn’t resist sharing this picture of him with his mission president and wife: Shannon and Stewart Walkenhorst from Napa, California. President Walkenhorst is 7 feet tall! You can bet Max will be looking up to… Read more »