Christine Rappleye
Christine Rappleye is an editor and reporter for the Deseret News, where she works on the features sections, including the Food/Health section and book reviews, and Mormon Times. She previously worked for the Beaumont Enterprise in Southeast Texas as a reporter and editor and did internships at Newsweek in New York City and at The Friend magazine in Salt Lake City. She was born and raised in Southeast Texas and graduated from Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah, with a communications degree. She served an LDS mission in the Taiwan Taipei Mission. She tries to take advantage of the "Greatest Snow on Earth" by her attempts to stay upright on skis in the winter and hopes to not kill the plants in her container garden on her balcony in the summer.

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October general conference is just around the corner, and that means many LDS missions will be holding reunions. Brief reunion notices will be published by the Deseret News on Sept. 30 as a public service.
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The Fort Lauderdale Florida Temple received ENR Southeast’s top prize in the cultural/worship category, according to the ENR Southeast website at southeast.construction.com.
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An LDS Missionary Expo and benefit concert are scheduled for Oct. 1-3 at the UCCU Center at Utah Valley University to help missionaries, both prospective and those who have returned.
A Time Out for Girls event will be in Salt Lake City on Nov. 1 at the South Towne Expo Center, Time Out for Women organizers recently announced.
Here are some of the outdoor cooking gadgets and accesories that caught our eye from the recent Outdoor Retailers Summer Market that was recently in Salt Lake City.
Former Broadway singer Sandra Turley shares a mixture of songs from musicals, shows and others with a religious nature in her recent CD "Inside My Soul."
Utahn Cheryl Phipps’ Carbonara Muffin recipe is one of four winning recipes from state fairs across the country that are featured in the August edition of Woman’s Day.