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A father's bucket list: 10 things I want to do with my son before he goes to college

Just being aware of time passing isnít enough. I need to be living it more. I need a bucket list.

A father's bucket list: 10 things I want to do with my son before he goes to college

Just being aware of time passing isn’t enough. I need to be doing it differently, not just thinking about it differently. Living it more, not dwelling on it more. I’m a father who needs... Read more »

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Wyoming ranked third in US in percentage of married people

Cortney Richards met her future husband when she was 5. Read more »

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Chris Grabenstein's new book 'The Island of Dr. Libris' explores the power of imagination

"The Island of Dr. Libris," the latest clever and fun book by playwright, screenwriter, former advertising executive, improvisational comedian and author Chris Grabenstein, encourages children to... Read more »

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Ballet West presents 'Aladdin' in Family Series

Ballet West will present five performances of "Aladdin" April 3-5 at the Capitol Theatre as part of its Family Series. Read more »

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Book review: Kilpack's 'A Heart Revealed' is a clean historical romance about a change of heart

Josi S. Kilpack makes a successful genre transition with "A Heart Revealed," a well-told, emotional Regency-era tale that goes deeper than ballroom flirting and gossip and into what causes a change... Read more »

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Alan Cheuse's 'Prayers for the Living' is an epic tale of a dream gone bad

Alan Cheuse's "Prayers for the Living" is the unforgettable tale of the unraveling of a family who succumb to the siren calls of the world and about the mother who loves them. Read more »

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Book review: 'Whatever You Choose to Be' by Ann Romney shares 8 lessons for graduates

Ann Romney shares eight lessons targeted at graduates in “Whatever You Choose to Be: 8 Tips for the Road Ahead.” Read more »

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Book review: Quirky teenager's journey brings growth in 'Mosquitoland'

Mary Iris Malone, or more commonly known by her "acroname" Mim, travels from Mississippi to Ohio to rescue her mother in David Arnold’s first novel, the young adult tale "Mosquitoland," but... Read more »

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Cedar Fort on Publisher Weekly's list of top-growing book publishers

Cedar Fort Media and Publishing is on Publisher Weekly’s list of the fastest-growing independent publishing companies in the country that was published earlier this month. Read more »

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'Unicorns are everywhere': Cartoonist Dana Simpson shares lessons on friendship in comic strip 'Phoebe and Her Unicorn'

On March 30, the comic strip “Phoebe and Her Unicorn” will begin syndication in newspapers across the United States, including the Deseret News. For cartoonist Dana Simpson, it’s... Read more »

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The 34 greatest Disneyland rides

Disneyland, the world's most famous theme park, has been in the news a lot lately. But the resort is about more than measles, high ticket prices, random fires and a ghost apparently roaming the magical grounds at night. It's... Read more »

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Top reasons couples divorce — and how to head it off

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Research shows that divorces tend to have certain things as roots. Knowing what stresses a marriage can improve a couple's chance of weathering it. Read more »

March 28, 2015

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‘MST3K’ skewers turkeys, 5 vintage titles debut on DVD, Blu-ray

Four vintage movies are roasted by “Mystery Science Theater 3000,” and five other titles make their DVD/Blu-ray debuts. Read more »

March 27, 2015

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Steve Eaton: What Rocky and Indiana Jones could learn from me

"The Rock" is out saving people with his new reality series "Wake Up Call." What would you do if he showed up at your door? Read more »

March 27, 2015

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ValueSpeak: The greatest thing you'll ever learn

I’m not trying to say that Mike’s foot was suddenly physically healed by a loving and well-intentioned kiss from his 3-year-old son. But there’s no denying that that pure,... Read more »

March 27, 2015

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The Clean Cut: Time-lapse video captures construction of Disneyland Park 60 years ago

In honor of Disneyland Park's 60th anniversary, the Disney Parks YouTube channel released a time-lapse video of the construction of the beloved destination. Read more »

March 27, 2015

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Motherhood Matters: When there is nothing left to do but love

I’ve read books and articles and listened to podcasts and presentations, and I feel like I have a pretty good sense of how to nurture my children, but there are still circumstances that catch... Read more »

March 27, 2015

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Lexi Hansen forgives driver who hit her (+video)

In a recent video, Lexi Hansen shares why she has been able to become friends with the driver who hit her one year ago. Read more »

March 27, 2015

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Teens may be even more distracted behind the wheel than previously thought

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A new study from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety determined that distracted driving is a major problem for teen drivers. Read more »

March 27, 2015

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The top 10 dream colleges in 2015

From the powerhouse Ivies including frequent list topper Harvard and Columbia to the "New Ivies" including New York University and Stanford University, both parents and students think more alike... Read more »

March 27, 2015

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'Home' is mildly amusing, and highly commercial

“Home” definitely has its moments. But it also has its weak points, and the balance leaves the film teetering on that line between “worth taking the kids to the theater” and... Read more »

March 27, 2015

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What makes marriage hard? These 5 things (among others)

“Marriage is hard.” I had heard that statement all my life. But I suppose because I was young and my head was full of qualities that I just knew I’d find in a spouse, I never... Read more »

March 26, 2015

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‘Into the Woods,’ ‘The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies,’ ‘Unbroken’ on Blu-ray, DVD this week

Recent hit movies — “Into the Woods,” “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies” and “Unbroken” — lead new movies on DVD and Blu-ray this week. Read more »

March 26, 2015

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What accounts for the cinematic generation gap?

Time and technology have changed the way we tell and receive visual stories. Read more »

March 26, 2015

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Doug's Take: 'Insurgent' is a compelling story complete with surprises

I haven’t read the books in Veronica Roth's Divergent series, but so far, I have thoroughly enjoyed the films. “Divergent” garnered three stars from me, and now... Read more »

March 26, 2015

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