Power Cleaning, Good Moods, & Pinteresting Ideas

Last night I power-cleaned the house while the boys were in bed because everything smelled and it was desperately needed. It was exhausting, but, I listened to an audiobook so that helped make it more fun. I got halfway through More Than The Tattooed Mormon by Al Carraway. So far it gets a thumbs up! […]

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The Story Behind the Painting: “One Good Drink”

I just finished another painting! It might seem like a strange scene without knowing the story behind it, so keep reading 😊 One Good Drink by Myron Lee My great-great grandfather was John D. Lee. He was excommunicated from the Church and executed for his role in the Mountain Meadows massacre of 1857. This story […]

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The Story Behind the Drawing: “The Bob Whalley Bull and his Demise”

A couple years ago a sweet man from my church gave me the opportunity to begin creating illustrations for him. He has some really amazing stories about his ancestors that he writes up and gives to his children for their posterity, and he wanted some visuals to go with those stories. So now we collaborate […]

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The story behind “April’s Happy Place”

Those of you who keep up with my blog (hi mom!) might be wondering why it’s constantly changing. The name, the platform, the content, everything. Inconsistency has been the only constant around here for the past couple of years. Oops! It’s a long story, but I’ll do my best to summarize it so you’re not […]

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