Tag Archives: General Conference

Resurrection Rolls – a Favorite Family Easter Tradition

                                    A favorite Easter tradition at the Parker house is the baking of  “Resurrection rolls” to tell the story of Jesus Christ’s Resurrection. Delicious rolls for Easter have been a family tradition since I was a child. My grandmother would wake up at 4 a.m. to start baking for the family. I can still remember the inviting smell. A few years ago when I had three children under the age Read more [...]

General Conference Activities and Printables for Children

As a counselor for my ward's Primary (read more about the LDS church and the Primary program for children at these links), I've been pondering how to help our children prepare and get the most out of General Conference. General Conference is a twice a year event when we get to hear from our church leaders. I grew up loving to listen to General Conference and I want to pass that on to my own children and the children I teach. The answer came to me as I was reading The Friend magazine for Read more [...]

LDS General Conference Spring Blogger Giveaway – $400+ in prizes!

It's spring time which means General Conference will be here before we know it. Seventeen LDS Bloggers are joining me to share a few of our favorite things.  We are so excited to be giving away over $400 in prizes. It's been a treat to work with so many talented women to spoil our readers with products that strengthen the family and make our lives a little easier, too. We as bloggers are so thankful for you - our readers! Thank you for your encouragement, comments, and time that you take Read more [...]

Resources for Teaching Children about Following the Prophet + 10 Preparation Ideas #ldsconf

    (Be sure to enter our Spring 2015 General Conference GIveaway. Over $400 in prizes including gift cards to Deseret Book, Sweet Salt Clothing, and Thrive Food Storage! Ends 4/1/2015) In the last six months, I've thought a lot about what I want my children to learn from General Conference. In April, I posted many of our conference traditions. This year's conference weekend will similarly be full of cinnamon rolls, updating 72-hour kits, and creative printables, but I especially Read more [...]

General Conference Activities and Ideas

Design by AshLee Winterrose of Mama Bear Designery As a Latter-day Saint, I look forward to hearing from our world-wide church leaders twice a year at General Conference. The event is held in downtown Salt Lake City, but is also broadcast to LDS church buildings worldwide as well as on the Internet and television. I am so excited to listen with my family! Each year, I find myself asking, how do I prepare myself and my family for General Conference? The church has put together amazing resources Read more [...]