Recent Articles by Sherry Young
Published: Wednesday, October 7, 2015 4:15 pm MDT
We all have dreams. Some work out, and others we trade away for different ones. This is a story about several dreamers whose wishes came true through hard work. It’s also about the good luck they had in b...
Published: Wednesday, September 23, 2015 4:15 pm MDT
Our lives are day-to-day journeys with stops and detours, rough roads and smooth roads. In spite of problems, if we recalculate our compass due north it can be a never-ending journey toward our hopes one milest...
Published: Friday, September 11, 2015 12:52 pm MDT
Wise parents will involve their children in their grandparents' lives. Wise grandparents will choose to be involved in their grandchildren's lives to link the generations.
Published: Wednesday, August 26, 2015 4:16 pm MDT
"Emma's future is unknown, an empty canvas. I want to paint it with love and hope and not bitterness and fear. I love this girl so much, and wherever I go I will proudly say ‘She's With Me.’”
'No One is Alone' and 'Be Careful What You Wish For' are lessons from Stephen Sondheim's 'Into the Woods'
Published: Wednesday, August 5, 2015 4:16 pm MDT
The musical "Into the Woods," playing at Hale Center Theater in Orem, is mixed with the need we all have for guidance and friendship.
Published: Wednesday, July 22, 2015 4:01 pm MDT
Children are born to you with ideas in their heads and genes in their bodies to help mold their life. For their parents, the best part of Jimmer's and Steve's success has been their desire to help children with...
Published: Wednesday, July 8, 2015 4:16 pm MDT
As I stood to salute the flag in celebration of the Fourth of July with my hand over my heart, all I could feel was gratitude for my posterity, and also for the freedoms we enjoy.
Published: Wednesday, June 17, 2015 4:16 pm MDT
Whether we had parents who did their jobs well or not, each person has a choice about the kind of parent they want to be. No parent is ever perfect — but we can find the joy that comes with trying.
Published: Wednesday, June 3, 2015 4:29 pm MDT
David Bradford wrote, “What did cause me to wait more than normal? Was it just chance? Was I daydreaming at the wheel? Or was there a higher power involved? Do I have a guardian angel that was looking out...
Published: Wednesday, May 20, 2015 5:16 pm MDT
An awareness of the hard work our ancestors put into living can help us try harder to be people they would be proud of knowing. We have the capacity to build on their dreams.