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Lessons learned on the mountain with a broken ankle

I decided to try trail running recently. I'll never forget what happened next — and I want my kids to remember,...

Laundry Love: Groups across the nation are helping families with this simple task

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Some people can't afford to do their laundry, and that doesn't bode well for a society that insists on clean, good-smelling professionals. Laundry Love, a nationwide nonprofit, helps restore... Read more »

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Linda & Richard Eyre: More co-habitating before equals less marriage after

The averages show that the longer couples co-habitate before marriage the shorter their marriage will be. Statistics also reveal that the more sexual partners a person has before marriage, the... Read more »

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Staying faithful: How the Internet changed the Christian dating game

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As online dating rivals traditional dating as a way to meet “the one,” and dating site Christian Mingle gets a movie devoted to it, how important is faith in the digital realm? Read more »

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The Clean Cut: Lindsey Stirling joins 'Kid History' in YouTube video

Dubstep violinist and YouTube phenomenon Lindsey Stirling recently teamed up with the creators of the "Kid History" YouTube series. Read more »

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After tragedy, couple uses genetic screening to have healthy babies

Five years ago, Danny and Emily Kooyman's son died in their arms only 41 days after birth. They knew if they had more children the same thing could happen again. But this summer, a miracle in its... Read more »

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Book review: 'The Best-Kept Secrets of Parenting' provides helpful insights, ideas

"The Best-Kept Secrets of Parenting" by Brad Wilcox and Jerrick Robbins shares ideas to help alleviate many of the stresses of parenting. Read more »

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Cookbook review: 'Everyday Vegetarian' includes tons of quick, easy vegetarian dishes

Brenda Stanley's simple, straightforward recipes make vegetarian cooking easy enough for beginners and tasty enough for meat-eaters. Read more »

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Cookbook review: Salads take center stage in 'Salad Samurai'

Folks who think salads are a colorful, tasty side dish are in for a surprise with this cookbook, which offers gorgeous, delicious and truly hearty vegan salads that are full and satisfying meals. Read more »

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The introvert's guide to enjoying motherhood

Introverted moms struggle finding quiet time. But this essay talks about how one mom was able to find joy in her very noisy household. Read more »

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Versatile Viggo Mortensen speaks French in 'Far From Men'

Is there a language Viggo Mortensen doesn't speak? Read more »

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Netflix unveils new way to share recommendations

Netflix is giving its Internet video subscribers a more discreet way to recommend movies and TV shows to their Facebook friends after realizing most people don't want to share their viewing habits... Read more »

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Insights from the Behavioral Science Guy: What to say to a flirtatious co-worker

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If you are astute in reporting what is already happening and insightful about the effects it has on things your co-worker cares about, he or she is likely to listen. Read more »

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Living with Children: Late nights, not school start time, the problem for teens

New research finds that teens whose school days begin later than the national norm of approximately eight o’clock achieve at higher levels than teens who start school earlier. The researchers... Read more »

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Author and Iraq war veteran shares lessons of war through novel

Author and Iraq war veteran Michael Pitre hopes to honor the friends he made during his deployments as a Marine through his debut novel "Fives and Twenty-fives." Read more »

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Steve Eaton: Hobo tarantulas should get back on the train and leave

A telemarketer told me that this is the time of year when hobo spiders are most aggressive. They had better stay away from my house. Read more »

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5 parenting lessons from movies

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Some say there aren't enough good parents in the movies. False. Plenty of good parents have graced the silver screen while teaching invaluable lessons. Read more »

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Study: Action-packed TV might make you snack more

Could action-packed TV fare make you fat? That's the implication of a new study that found people snacked more watching fast-paced television than viewing a more leisurely paced talk show. Read more »

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'Guardians' stays atop cinemas amid worst summer since 2006

"Guardians of the Galaxy," the hit movie about a group of misfit superheroes from Walt Disney's Marvel studio, stayed atop U.S. and Canadian theaters as Hollywood wrapped up what is poised to be... Read more »

Aug. 31, 2014

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Sutton Foster promises 'an intimate look at me' at BYU performances

For her “An Evening with Sutton Foster” performances to open BYU’s Bravo! Professional Performing Arts series, the two-time Tony winner and Broadway luminary has a clear objective... Read more »

Aug. 30, 2014

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Salt Lake Comic Con and Utah Symphony present video game concert

Salt Lake Comic Con and Utah Symphony are teaming up to present a musical immersion into the world of video games. Read more »

Aug. 30, 2014

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Book review: Professors share business lessons learned on road trips

Jump in the car with three business professors as they journey across America's back roads to discover uncommon lessons that will invigorate the mind of any aspiring businessperson. Read more »

Aug. 30, 2014

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Captain Underpants continues to plumb his young audience

"Captain Underpants and the Tyrannical Retaliation of the Turbo Toilet 2000" is Dav Pilkey's 11th novel about the adventures of a hero who not only saves the day but also gets kids to read. Read more »

Aug. 30, 2014

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Book review: 'A Life Intercepted' is simple yet compelling

Charles Martin tells a wonderful and simple story that offers tremendous lessons for readers in "A Life Intercepted," which is due out in September. Read more »

Aug. 30, 2014

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Golden oldies mark Blu-ray upgrades, DVD debuts this week

“Out of the Past,” arguably the best film noir ever made, and some classic “Looney Tunes” receive Blu-ray upgrades this week, and a number of sought-after titles mark their... Read more »

Aug. 30, 2014

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Book review: 'Painted Horses' transports reader to the Wild West

Malcolm Brooks writes about his home of Montana before it was settled. His tale in "Painted Horses" is full of uninhabited expanses, Native Americans, painted horses and how big business managed to... Read more »

Aug. 30, 2014

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