Junior Ganymede
We endeavor to give satisfaction

Love Talk

January 12th, 2015 by G.

On the sweetness of Mormon life.

Because your wife is the Stake Primary President and has to spend most Sundays out visiting other wards; because the two of you have a little baby; because she took your oldest daughter with her to help with the baby; because of all that, it is early Sunday afternoon, your middle daughters and little son are eating the sandwiches you made for them, and you are enjoying lassitude in the winter sun streaming through the windows. (more…)

Comments (1)
Filed under: Deseret Review | Tags: ,
January 12th, 2015 11:21:52

As Terrible as an Army with Banners

December 22nd, 2014 by G.

On the sweetness of Mormon life (more…)

Comments (1)
Filed under: Deseret Review | Tags: , , , , ,
December 22nd, 2014 09:30:09

Peace

December 21st, 2014 by Vader

Our ward had its Christmas program today in Sacrament Meeting.

(more…)

Comments (2)
Filed under: Deseret Review | Tags: , , ,
December 21st, 2014 23:50:27

The Brotherhood of the Hallway Church

November 24th, 2014 by G.

On the sweetness of Mormon life. (more…)

Comments (0)
Filed under: Deseret Review | Tags: , , ,
November 24th, 2014 12:31:58

Enter In

November 24th, 2014 by Man SL

On the sweetness of Mormon life. (more…)

Comments (1)
Filed under: Deseret Review | Tags: , , ,
November 24th, 2014 12:30:31

Participating in Your Own Life

November 14th, 2014 by G.

I wrote this post in my head, wide awake at 3 AM in an uncomfy bed.

Not the actual bed

(more…)

Comments (3)
Filed under: Birkenhead Drill,Deseret Review | Tags: , , ,
November 14th, 2014 13:19:25

Keeping the Saturday Holy

November 08th, 2014 by G.

Tomatoes On the sweetness of Mormon life. (more…)

Comments (5)
Filed under: Deseret Review | Tags: ,
November 08th, 2014 23:36:06

Family Ghosts

October 31st, 2014 by G.

On the sweetness of Mormon life.  All is not well in Zion, but there are still pearls in the field. Brother Joseph and  Brother Brigham can rest content.

Comments (1)
Filed under: Birkenhead Drill | Tags: , ,
October 31st, 2014 10:41:33

Growing Grass and Growing Kids

October 30th, 2014 by G.

I have a big, green lawn that wraps around the house. I just finished scattering gypsum and reseeding a few bare patches. That’s my lawncare routine: fertilizer once or twice a year, gypsum once or twice a year, pull dandelions, maybe spray for dandelions when my dander gets up, and reseed occasionally.  My kids mow it (high), and I water well. This is not a demanding routine. But it seems to work. My lawn isn’t manicured but it is cool and soft and looks inviting.

Lawns have a bad rap. They take up too much time, they take up too much space, they take up too much water. Water, I don’t think people should care about. Water is a renewable resource. Dearth of water in any one area is just a technical and political problem.

Lawns do take up some time and space. But so do kids. If kids are what your lawn is for, it takes away the problem. (more…)

Comments (2)
Filed under: Birkenhead Drill,Deseret Review | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,
October 30th, 2014 10:00:17

Get Thee a Son

October 28th, 2014 by G.

On Mormon manliness. (more…)

Comments (2)
Filed under: Birkenhead Drill,Deseret Review | Tags: , , , , , , , ,
October 28th, 2014 10:51:15

A Little Child Like Me

October 20th, 2014 by G.

On the sweetness of Mormon life. (more…)

Comments (1)
Filed under: Deseret Review | Tags: , , ,
October 20th, 2014 08:21:09

Blessed be the Yarns that Bind

October 06th, 2014 by G.

On the sweetness of Mormon life (more…)

Comments (5)
Filed under: Deseret Review | Tags: , , , , ,
October 06th, 2014 07:50:27

The Press of Years, the Press of Apples

September 15th, 2014 by G.

On the sweetness of Mormon life. (more…)

Comments (2)
Filed under: Deseret Review | Tags: , , , , , , , ,
September 15th, 2014 08:05:07

Next: Venture Capitalists

September 12th, 2014 by G.

diiiimples DOT COM, your three-year old says, and points to his face.

Comments (2)
Filed under: Deseret Review | Tags:
September 12th, 2014 08:46:49

The Music of Our Sphere

September 08th, 2014 by G.

On the sweetness of Mormon life. (more…)

Comments (1)
Filed under: Deseret Review | Tags: , , ,
September 08th, 2014 08:15:22