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Sibling rivalry can do more harm than other bullying forms

Harsh sibling rivalry is common, can have a lasting mental health impact and most often goes unreported.

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Utah's Stars concert to benefit Elizabeth Smart Foundation

Carl W. Bacon, a creator of Provo's Stadium of Fire, has teamed up Karl Engemann, former manager for The Osmonds, and others to produce a night of entertainment titled “Utah’s Stars &... Read more »

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'Kirby and the Rainbow Curse' is unique, challenging

A charming claymation look and fun touchscreen controls make otherwise trite platforming elements feel fresh again in Kirby's latest adventure on the Wii U. Read more »

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How well do you know the greatest poets in history?

High school student, accomplished writer and literature aficionado Spencer Sanders wrote an epic poem, "A Poetic Parody on Plagiarism," that will test your knowledge of the most legendary and most... Read more »

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Kids aren't expensive, but that other thing sure is

As parents, as human beings, it is far too easy to get sucked into the vortex of materialism and greed that has so taken over our society. ... Are we accumulating “stuff” for our... Read more »

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Joseph Cramer, M.D.: Hitting a nerve on the issue of immunizations

I struck a nerve. Immunizations are your nerve. I wrote with that raw nerve inflamed. Read more »

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The delicate job of a parent-coach

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Coaching a child is a tough task. If you are too demanding as the coach, the child may think you are speaking as the parent and come to feel that he or she is incompetent or unlovable. Read more »

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More than just Spock: 8 non-Star Trek movies/TV shows to remember Leonard Nimoy

Leonard Nimoy was no one-trick pony. Here are eight of his most memorable movies and TV shows outside of "Star Trek." Read more »

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Female company president apologizes for the way she treated mothers in the workplace

It wasn't until Katharine Zaleski, former manager of The Huffington Post and The Washington Post, had a child that she realized how unfair she had been to mothers in the workplace. She apologized... Read more »

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The Clean Cut: BYU's Vocal Point covers OneRepublic's 'I Lived' in new music video

Brigham Young University's a cappella group Vocal Point released a new music video Tuesday covering OneRepublic's hit inspirational song "I Lived." Read more »

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Motherhood Matters: My minivan is a sacred place

I want my car to be one of my children’s sacred places, just like it was for me. I want to have conversations and make memories as we drive. Read more »

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Focus on the Family releases 'The Drop Box,' a documentary about helping orphans

"The Drop Box" encourages audiences to consider what they can do to help orphans and children around the world. Read more »

March 3, 2015

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A tender and flavorful steak that won’t have you asking, 'Where’s the beef?'

They may seem intimidating, but Ahi tuna steaks are tender and full of flavor. They are also very easy to make. Read more »

March 3, 2015

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Linda & Richard Eyre: Introducing kids to the finer things in life

There is a refining influence and a taste for excellence that can grow early in children who get out of their world of large and small screens and routine schoolwork once in a while and see a great... Read more »

March 3, 2015

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Amy Choate-Nielsen: Parental 'potty talk' can forge family's identity

We called it "tinkle" and "big business" in my family, but my husband called it "No. 1" and "No. 2." In our own family now, our language is a work in progress. It's weird, but sometimes choosing a... Read more »

March 3, 2015

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From the Homefront: Raising a reader: How parents can instill a love of the written word in kids

Raising children who come to literature again and again as leisure readers may mean thinking outside the book. Read more »

March 3, 2015

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Celebrating in Curacao: A couple's anniversary trip to the Caribbean island

A trip to Curacao turned out to be an amazing fifth-anniversary celebration for my wife and me in September. Curacao is the perfect destination for snorkeling around a sunken tugboat or just... Read more »

March 3, 2015

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Technology can enhance romance if used properly

In between drafting real estate contracts or meeting with clients, attorney Barry Lapides zips off a romantic text to his wife of eight years that reads: “I’m so lucky to have you in... Read more »

March 3, 2015

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The new scientific reason moms help their children's brains grow

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According to a new study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, babies who hear their mother's heartbeat and voice experience better hearing and language development. Read more »

March 3, 2015

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The Clean Cut: Disney's 'Frozen Fever' trailer released

For children (and adults) who fell in love with “Frozen” in November 2013, Disney released a new trailer promoting the seven-minute “Frozen Fever” short film that will debut... Read more »

March 2, 2015

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Carmen Rasmusen Herbert: Will Smith's dying marriage, and making it work

With different milestones and challenges in life, a marriage will sometimes be re-shaped, brought to the brink, fought for and then made stronger than ever. It’s an eternal work in progress... Read more »

March 2, 2015

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Joseph Cramer, M.D.: The struggle to live and the fight to die

They are no different than those who stepped aside from the wounded and robbed on the road to Jericho. They are today’s passersby who might say, he should have known better. He could have... Read more »

March 2, 2015

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Active play is key in improving your young athlete's performance

I have often been asked how it is that my kids perform so well athletically. Some have even gone as far as to ask if we train our kids. There is one key ingredient in helping young athletes perform... Read more »

March 2, 2015

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Erin Stewart: A bossy mom and a fun dad and how I'm trying to change that

When my daughter told me I was bossy and her dad was fun, it was time for me to take a look at our family dynamics. Read more »

March 2, 2015

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Lindsey Stirling's London concert to air on KBYU tonight

Fans of the dancing dubstep violinist Lindsey Stirling can watch a recording of her recent performance in London on KBYU Eleven this week. Read more »

March 2, 2015

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Doug's Take: 'McFarland, USA' is a movie Disney should be proud of

This is a film Walt Disney would be proud to have his name on. Based on a true story, "McFarland, USA" is truly inspirational. Read more »

March 1, 2015

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