Recent Articles by Emily Hales
Published: Wednesday, August 27, 2014 2:36 pm MDT
Religious values in a community might be able to influence whether or not a woman works, regardless of her own religious leanings, showing how powerful moral communities can be on individual decisions.
Published: Wednesday, August 13, 2014 10:02 am MDT
Weddings are more expensive than ever, but they don't need to be. Guests and the bridal party can work together to make weddings less of a hassle and more of a pleasant memory
Published: Monday, August 11, 2014 11:34 am MDT
Kids love to be the best, but putting too much of an emphasis on winning can lead to kids wanting to succeed whatever the cost. How can children learn to compete in a way that prepares them for the real world w...
Published: Thursday, August 7, 2014 12:04 pm MDT
Struggling couples may not need to visit a marriage counselor to fix their problems. Little gestures of love can go a long way in creating intimacy and establishing a more stable connection, according to a gove...
Published: Thursday, August 7, 2014 11:30 am MDT
From Homer Simpson to Modern Family's Phil Dunphy, incompetent fathers are everywhere in the entertainment and media industries. Cheerios' new ad campaign wants to change that.
Published: Tuesday, August 5, 2014 1:12 pm MDT
Working the standard 40-hour week isn't enough for many employers, who expect workers to spend an extensive amount of time in the office, at the expense of family time.
Published: Monday, August 4, 2014 2:13 pm MDT
As divorce rates remain high and marriage rates remain low, one solution that has been proposed is a marriage trial run. If one of the spouses isn't satisfied after two years of marriage, the marriage ends.
Published: Thursday, July 31, 2014 11:43 am MDT
One of the reasons rates of childhood obesity are so high in the United States might be because children and parents don't recognize the kids are overweight.
Published: Monday, July 28, 2014 9:43 am MDT
The falling birth rate in the United States may not be an indication that people don't want to have children, rather, it's a sign that they don't believe they can.
Bilingual parents: Talking to your child in your native language makes it easier for them to learn English
Published: Sunday, July 27, 2014 11:30 pm MDT
Studies have found that parents who aren't native speakers of the majority language in their community should still talk to their child in whatever language they know best.