We Greet the Golden Morning

mom as young woman

Robert Wallace Blair was raised with one sister (Carolyn) and many animals—including this horse, Jupiter, and a dog, Trixy, who would follow the boy on his horse to uncharted territory in Santa Barbara, California.He had a gift for language and a hunger for faith, and united both in his LDS mission to Finland from 1951-1954. Upon his return, he attended the largest marriage academy on earth: Brigham Young University.Julia Gay Groberg was a musician, an actress, and often described as a “ … [Read more...]

Alsina Brimhall Holbrook: “With Gratitude for the Privilege”

"The Little Divine"

These are among the final words written by my great grandmother, Alsina Elizabeth Brimhall Holbrook:Dearest Children, Grandchildren, Great Grandchildren and more— Be true to your faith, live the Gospel and remember the Lord never requires anything of you that He does not prepare a means whereby you can accomplish it. The art of glorious living here and throughout all eternity is within your reach. . . Your needs will be of great concern to us. If we have power to help put your p … [Read more...]