Author: Trent Toone


The Toones go to Monticello and the Southwest

My wife’s parents and my second parents, Mark and Jeanine Richards, started a new tradition in 2013 when they invited their children and their families to spend a February weekend at a massive Bear...


Finding the SS Maryville Victory

There are benefits to having a blog. Last Veteran’s Day, I posted a blog in honor of my grandpa Charles Mickelsen and his experiences while serving in World War II and Korea. I mentioned...


Brotherly love at Temple Square

In recent years, my wife and I have really wanted to start the tradition of taking our family to see the Christmas lights at Temple Square, and we’ve failed to make it happen. This...