Carmen Rasmusen Herbert
Recent Articles by Carmen Rasmusen Herbert
Published: Wednesday, November 25, 2015 10:07 am MST
This Thanksgiving holiday, I am grateful for music. I am grateful for its ability to speak when words fail. I’m grateful for its ability to heal when nothing else can. I’m grateful for the opportuni...
Published: Tuesday, November 3, 2015 4:20 pm MST
To me, Garth Brooks is the epitome of an entertainer. He is just so good at inviting everyone to have an amazing time yet acting totally natural while doing it. Being comfortable onstage is an art, and a Brooks...
Published: Tuesday, October 27, 2015 4:25 pm MDT
What makes pornography “kill” love is the fact that it takes that very element out of sex that is supposed to be an expression of love and commitment.
Published: Wednesday, October 14, 2015 10:40 am MDT
I thought, these sweet innocent babies still need us to praise them, help them, teach them and love them. They can barely construct complete sentences. I resolved then and there to try to keep calm and flush on...
Published: Wednesday, October 7, 2015 4:49 pm MDT
I have written this column with a very specific woman in mind. She is the woman who feels that even her best efforts haven’t been enough lately. She is tired. She is worn out.
Published: Thursday, September 24, 2015 6:32 pm MDT
I was so worried about making the perfect Sunday brunch that I mistakenly missed the “good part.”
Published: Monday, September 14, 2015 4:33 pm MDT
To the man who yelled at me in the parking lot a while ago: I’m sorry. Perhaps you’ve been thinking a little unkindly of yourself lately, too?
Published: Thursday, September 10, 2015 8:22 am MDT
We need to be encouraging and supporting other mothers, not slandering and slamming them for their mistakes.
Published: Tuesday, September 8, 2015 3:53 pm MDT
I suddenly realized my boy was not that baby gnawing on a squishy toy to get that first tooth to come in, but a first-grader nervous about moving on and letting go. I should have let him hold on, just for a bit...
Published: Tuesday, September 1, 2015 4:12 pm MDT
It’s a little sad, how we all leave a little piece of ourselves behind when we become adults and move on. But we also carry the childhood “us” forever, and sometimes, if we’re lucky, get...