Utah-Tube: GENTRI honors mothers with one mother’s advice — ‘Let It Be’

Honoring mothers everyone and the sound advice they share, GENTRI covered the Beatles’ hit song, “Let It Be,” for Mother’s Day. “This Mother’s Day weekend we honor the wisdom of those who have lifted us up when we felt low and strengthened us when we felt weak,” GENTRI wrote on Facebook. “Whether it be our mothers, […]

7 local last-minute Mother’s Day gifts that keep on giving

Mother’s Day is just two days away and, unfortunately, you are the world’s best procrastinator. Luckily, there are a variety of local presents available that are only a click away or a quick swing by the store. Here are seven Utah Valley gift ideas that will keep on giving even after Mother’s Day is over. 1. Tickets to […]

UV relatable: Mom parody relents social media envy in motherhood

The struggles of mothering in the social media era are real. With social media comparison being a downer, Christian singer Selah created a parody for Mother’s Day to Little Big Town’s “Girl Crush.” The parody, “Mom Crush,” tells the whoas of modern-day mommas comparing themselves to the Pinterest-perfect families they see on social media. “As a mom, […]

A Mother’s Worth

Let’s say you’re seeking employment. What would you think if you came across the following job description? Hours: 24 hours a day, seven days a week. No vacation or holidays. Responsibilities: Fixing meals and doing dishes; paying bills; washing mountains of laundry; waking up multiple times in the middle of the night with a sick […]

10 Mother’s Day traditions you can start this year

Flowers. Chocolate. Breakfast in bed. Few moms tire of the Mother’s Day classics. But why not try a new tradition this year for the moms you love most? Here are 10 Mother’s Day traditions that’ll guarantee you’ll make this the best day of mom’s year. 1. Plant something Pick up mom’s favorite plant, flower or […]

What LDS apostles love about their mothers

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is a family-oriented organization that reverences and treasures the roles of mother and father. Leaders of the Church have repeatedly expressed love and appreciation for the mothers in their lives. Here’s what current Church leaders have said about their mothers, grandmothers and grandmothers-in-law. President Thomas S. Monson In his signature storytelling […]

6 Mother’s Day videos you should share with your mom

How do you say thank you to someone who gave you life, raised you and continues to be there for you? If you don’t know, these videos will hold you over while you figure out how to thank mom. With Mother’s Day on Sunday, the Internet is making it easier to express thoughts you can’t put into words. Starting […]

11 unique Mother’s Day gifts you’ll find at Beehive Bazaar

[pullquote] If you go: When: April 30–May 2 and May 7–9 Thursday: 10 a.m.–10 p.m. Friday: 10 a.m.–10 p.m. Saturday: 10 a.m.–8 p.m. Where: The Startup Building, 560 S. 100 West in Provo Cost: FREE Site: beehivebazaar.com [/pullquote]Mother’s Day is around the corner. Puzzled by what to give the woman who has it all? Beehive Bazaar, a biannual art […]

The woes and joys of motherhood expressed in a Frozen ‘Let it Go’ parody

  Frozen’s Let It Go — A Mom Parody from Granger Community Church on Vimeo. Disney’s success with their most recent film, “Frozen,” has touched the heart of both kids and parents around the world with its story of family love. The popularity of  the hit song, “Let it Go,” has inspired a variety of remakes and parodies including […]

Quiz: How well do you know Utah County moms?

Utah County is home to some pretty fantastic moms. And while the work of a mother is largely done within the walls of her home, Utah Valley mothers have made their mark on the community, local schools, the blogosphere, the media and more. Take this quiz to find out just how much you know about […]

19 signs you’re becoming your mom

By UtahValley360 writers You were warned that one day it would happen, and now the prophecy is finally coming to pass — you are becoming your mother. Darn you, karma! Here are some of your mother’s habits that were bound to rub off. 1. You say things the way she said them.   2. You […]

TGI Friday Video – Daughters Turn Into Mothers

This Sunday is finally Mother’s Day! So naturally, we couldn’t let this Friday slip away without giving a shout-out. This video shows three young Utah Valley mommas (Marie Sant, Amy Rasmussen and Jennifer Crafts), all proud parents of our “Cutest Cuties” winners in the May/June issue, enjoying motherhood to its fullest. Plus, they offer up […]