Recent Articles by Amy Choate-Nielsen
Published: Tuesday, March 4, 2014 3:42 pm MST
As I learn more about the women in my family history, I find that there's nothing stereotypical about the quirks we have in common.
Published: Tuesday, February 18, 2014 3:01 pm MST
I’ve been frustrated with myself more than once over the fact that making a home — I can hardly say "being a homemaker" — just doesn’t come easily to me.
Published: Friday, February 7, 2014 12:16 pm MST
New wording in the National Defense Authorization Act clarifies that military members should be allowed to speak freely about their beliefs.
Published: Tuesday, February 4, 2014 4:42 pm MST
Learning about my grandmother's experiences growing up gives me greater insight into who she was and who I can become.
Published: Tuesday, January 21, 2014 3:01 pm MST
If the secret to happiness is part genes, part events and part values, I think my DNA lucked out from my having two grandparents with a wry sense of humor.
Published: Tuesday, January 14, 2014 10:26 am MST
Fifty years after President Lyndon B. Johnson declared war on poverty, welfare programs still stand at the center of debate.
Published: Tuesday, January 7, 2014 3:01 pm MST
I wish I could retake my failed biology classes. I'd learn a lot more about how biology and genealogy have made me who I am.
Published: Tuesday, December 24, 2013 1:51 pm MST
My pecan pie didn't turn out at all as I had hoped, but at Christmastime, perhaps that is exactly the point.
Published: Tuesday, December 10, 2013 3:10 pm MST
When I was craving pecan pie, I discovered my grandmother's classic recipe was dairy-free, so I took it as a sign that I must make it myself. Easier said than done.
Published: Tuesday, November 26, 2013 3:02 pm MST
I hate being under the weather, but this year, it's teaching me something important just in time for the holidays.