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Do moms need a purpose beyond motherhood?

Is motherhood supposed to be our sole pursuit? Is it OK to have other things we're spending time on?

How to raise compassionate kids

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Want to raise a kind kid? Learn how to praise right. Read more »

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15 nonprofit centers offer support for Utah parents, kids in times of crisis

K.C. Mulcare readily admits that being a parent is the hardest, but most rewarding job she's ever had. The Family Support Center of the Uintah Basin is helping to make her life a little bit easier,... Read more »

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Why 'normcore' is making it cool to be normal

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Normcore — a fashion trend and a way of life. So does that mean it's cool to be normal? Read more »

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Photo gallery: Thanksgiving Point Tulip Festival begins

The annual Thanksgiving Point Tulip Festival began Friday and runs through May 3. Read more »

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'Midsomer,' 'The Practice' 'Carol Burnett Show' on DVD this week

Reissues of "Midsomer Murders" mysteries, the final season of "The Practice" and complete episodes of "The Carol Burnett Show" lead this week's TV series on DVD. Read more »

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'Star Trek: The Next Generation' cast reunites for Comic Con event; Capt. Picard on his way

Prominent cast members from "Star Trek: The Next Generation" took the stage for a special event at Salt Lake Comic Con FanXperience Thursday night. News broke at the conclusion of the event that... Read more »

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Salt Lake's record-setting convention kicks off its FanXperience (+photo gallery)

Salt Lake Comic Con kicks off "FanXperience" at the Salt Palace, and the governor declares Thursday "Comic Con Heroes Day" in Utah. Read more »

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How to rear money-smart kids

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau estimated in 2013 that outstanding student loans have swelled to over $1.2 trillion. Read more »

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Mormon Tabernacle Choir to carry on tradition of Handel's 'Messiah'

This Easter weekend, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square will perform Handel's "Messiah" in full. The music of "Messiah," which was written nearly 275 years ago, is still... Read more »

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Theater preview: Pioneer Theatre raises curtain on 2014-15 titles in season ‘for everybody’

In its 2014-15 season, Pioneer Theatre Company will stage eight shows, including one world premiere and one regional premiere. Plus, one of the eight shows in the season will be a two-performance... Read more »

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How early is too early for education?

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Early childhood education — from infancy — can have striking improvements on success and lifelong health. Read more »

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Get married, stay married? No fault divorce under fire

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Gay marriage supporters have argued for awhile that traditionalists would be better putting their energy into shoring up traditional marriage rather than opposing same sex unions. Some state... Read more »

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'Bears' paints an inspiring portrait of Alaskan wildlife

"Bears" holds a crossover appeal that should provide legitimate entertainment for the whole family. It's a fantastic documentary of the beautiful world we live in and some of the incredible... Read more »

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'Transcendence': 3 points for parents

Information for parents about the film "Transcendence." Read more »

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Appeals judges question right to sue in Oklahoma gay marriage case

Whether two lesbian couples have legal standing to challenge Oklahoma's ban on same-sex marriage dominated arguments in a federal appeals court hearing Thursday. Read more »

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'Ride Along' leads new movies released on home video this week

The unexpected box-office hit "Ride Along" leads an eclectic collection of movies released on DVD and Blu-ray this week. Read more »

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John Lennon audio interviews surface on 'I'm Not the Beatles'

John Lennon and Yoko Ono were interviewed by rock journalist Howard Smith six times from 1969-72, and those Q&A sessions are now on an audio CD titled "I'm Not the Beatles." Read more »

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Quarterly review: Family-friendly and faith-based movies boost box office in first three months of 2014

A look back at the first three months of 2014 in film — what was successful, what wasn't, and what does it mean for the rest of 2014? Read more »

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Ranking movies from best to worst

We geeks feel a compulsion to assign every movie to a ranking on a series of arbitrary lists. Why on earth does this matter? I don’t know. But does it matter? Why, yes. Yes, it does. Read more »

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Babies show excitement after seeing dad come home (+video)

The video is a compilation of clips capturing several children's reactions to seeing their dads return home. Read more »

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Why daydreaming may be the next childhood psychiatric target

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Parents who dodged the bullet on hyperactivity may want to duck as the psychiatric profession comes around for another pass, this time targeting kids who are daydreamy with what they are calling... Read more »

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A year later, 'Boston Strong' message still resonates across America

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It's been a year since the Boston Marathon bombings. But that hasn't stopped Americans from showing their support of Boston. Read more »

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Bubba Watson, two-time Masters Golf Tournament winner, talks faith and family

Bubba Watson gained national recognition when he won his second Masters in a three-year span, but his respect for faith and family are noteworthy too. Read more »

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Paul Walker's brothers to fill in for late actor in new film 'Fast & Furious 7'

Tuesday afternoon, the "Fast & Furious" official Facebook page announced that Cody and Caleb Walker will join the production of "Fast & Furious 7" and finish the role their late brother, Paul... Read more »

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Tips for living: Advice to moms

Author and Time Out for Women presenter Emily Watts offers five tips to mothers to help them avoid becoming overwhelmed. Read more »

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