Whitney Butters Wilde
Recent Articles by Whitney Butters Wilde
Published: Friday, May 6, 2016 4:33 pm MDT
While balancing a passion for the arts with the role of motherhood can be difficult at times, local artists hope that their art inspires their children as their children inspire their art.
Published: Friday, April 15, 2016 8:29 pm MDT
Shurtliff’s experience as a young reader continues to have an impact on her as an author. She recently released the third book in her middle grade fractured fairy tale series, “Red: The True Story o...
Published: Friday, April 15, 2016 4:00 pm MDT
“More Than Enough” follows a family with two young children as they prepare for Passover dinner at their grandmother’s house.
Published: Friday, March 25, 2016 4:43 pm MDT
Whether they’re meeting new friends on the playground, befriending animals, helping a friend come out of his shell, or learning to say sorry, young readers can learn lessons about friendship from these 13...
Embracing the story: Sundance Film Festival offers younger audiences exposure to independent, foreign films
Published: Tuesday, January 19, 2016 5:43 pm MST
Allowing younger audiences to “embrace” foreign and independent films and the lessons they convey is among the primary goals of the Sundance Film Festival’s Sundance Kids program and the Utah ...
Published: Tuesday, December 15, 2015 4:36 pm MST
Fernwood Candy started as a small family-run business in Salt Lake City in 1947 and has stayed that way as Richard Wood and his wife, Lorraine, continue the tradition established by his parents almost seven dec...
Published: Wednesday, November 11, 2015 9:04 am MST
Gail Halvorsen says his decision to help the children in Berlin completely changed the course of his life. It proved to be the catalyst for his career in the Air Force and continues to impact him daily.
Published: Thursday, November 5, 2015 6:23 pm MST
Here are five movies from various platforms families may want to consider, as recommended by the Deseret News features department and Ok.com. Because not all are appropriate for younger children, age recommenda...
Published: Thursday, October 15, 2015 4:22 pm MDT
For 10 years, the Metropolitan Opera has offered opera enthusiasts and novices alike the opportunity to see some of opera’s greatest talent perform live, transmitted in high definition to participating mo...
Published: Friday, October 2, 2015 3:30 pm MDT
Kohl's Cares' holiday collection, which will be available through December, features children's books by author/illustrator Nancy Tillman with coordinating plush toys, a "Blake Shelton Christmas" CD and more.