Linda & Richard Eyre
Recent Articles by Linda & Richard Eyre
Published: Wednesday, March 5, 2014 1:12 pm MST
Movies are today’s storytellers, and unless you know the stories of a culture or a society, you don’t know that culture or society.
Published: Tuesday, February 25, 2014 4:44 pm MST
It is fashionable, and seemingly statistically justifiable, to equate poverty, debt and crime with dysfunctional families and increasing incidents of single-parent households. The trick is figuring out which is...
Published: Tuesday, February 11, 2014 3:48 pm MST
There is a secret key to happiness — even to joy — that is available to all but used by few.It is one of those things that is hidden in plain sight. It is the fact that gratitude precipitates joy.
Published: Tuesday, February 4, 2014 4:27 pm MST
We spend about half of our time these days traveling and speaking to parents and families in various parts of the world.
Published: Tuesday, January 28, 2014 6:28 pm MST
One clear lesson of history is that government, if it is not balanced and held in check, will expand and grow at the expense of individual freedom. Faith and family are the only two forces strong enough to acco...
Published: Tuesday, January 21, 2014 4:30 pm MST
Most parents say their children are their highest priority and that parenting is among the most important things they do. Yet they often approach parenting in a reactionary and defensive way. Instead, all of us...
Published: Tuesday, January 14, 2014 3:46 pm MST
The ongoing debate over what marriage means and who should participate in it continues to produce striking ironies. Let us mention three of them, and see if there might be a lesson in each.
Published: Tuesday, January 7, 2014 3:20 pm MST
Who would have thought after all the effort by so many Utah residents to protect marriage as a union between one man and one woman in other states, Utah would become the 18th state to allow gay marriage?
Published: Tuesday, December 31, 2013 2:01 pm MST
At the start of another year, we want to restate this column’s purpose. It is called “Why the Family” because we take literally the last verse of the Old Testament.
Published: Tuesday, December 24, 2013 1:02 pm MST
As another Christmas passes and we look forward to a new year, one good resolution is to have some regular, repetitive things that you do “in family” to stimulate better communication with your kids...