Marriage & Parenting
I believe in keeping our children young as long as we can. There's no need to hurry up the maturity.
The Wheatley Institute of Brigham Young University is sponsoring a conference today, titled "Family is Crucial: Views from Law and Social Science." Read more »
Children who feel like they're not the favorite sibling are more likely to abuse substances if they grow up in families low on warmth and interaction, according to a new study from Brigham Young... Read more »
Chris and Sally Mart have adopted 17 children over the years, and most require constant attention Read more »
Free lunches, dry cleaning, massages — frozen eggs? Read more »
Many of us grew up hearing warnings about overpopulation — the crowding, the depleting of resources, the pollution and the inability of the earth to sustain so many people. But things change. Read more »
Unrated DVDs and Blu-rays have become a popular part of the home video market. Parents should be aware of the content and definitions of unrated DVDs so they can make better movie viewing decisions... Read more »
As a mother, I find myself in charge of corralling the troops for our weekly night together and I have learned a lot along the way about what family home evening should and shouldn’t be. Read more »
Author, educator and child-care professional Janet Lansbury will speak Oct. 14 at 7 p.m. at Saint Sophia School, 5341 S. Highland Drive. Read more »
They say, “Everyone's a critic.” If that is the case, there are a lot of critics in the world. And if each of those critics were to pronounce their opinion two to three times a day,... Read more »
Suicide, substance abuse, bullying and Internet safety are being addressed in seven parent seminars scheduled in the Davis School District. Read more »
Holiday creep, it seems, is here to stay, and it's spookier than it used to be. Read more »
After years of relying on others to carry me to the finish line of the St. George Marathon, this year, I decided to run my own race. By sticking to my plan and staying on pace, I was able to better... Read more »
Children with a "growth mindset" persist in tough situations because they value learning over appearing smart. Read more »
For the last seven years, high school students walking to Highland Secondary School in Comox, British Columbia, have been able to count on one person to brighten their day. On Valentine’s Day... Read more »
As the first generation of parents to deal with this type of pervasive technology in our homes and our lives, how can we even know what constitutes a good balance or if we are doing the right thing... Read more »
CEO resigns after receiving a heartbreaking letter from his daughter, bringing awareness to workaholism
What is the worth of family time? The former CEO of PIMCO, a trillion-dollar company, suggests that family time is priceless. Read more »
A national anti-bullying campaign makes a stop in Utah with the help of Nightmare on 13th haunted house. Read more »
Whooping cough, measles and other preventable vaccines are making a comeback, thanks to an anti-vaccine movement whose members might surprise you. Read more »
But now, after years of (mostly successful) co-parenting, I don’t just tolerate my husband’s very male style of parenting, but appreciate all it has taught me. Read more »
Viewing commitment as something you do after you are sure that the relationship will work out is backwards. In truth, commitment is the one thing that can cause the relationship to work out.... Read more »
Hearing the stories from my family history sometimes feels like I'm listening to a fable. It can't be true. Read more »
Those who fall under the “sandwich generation” have mounting financial burdens and an increase in family responsibility. Read more »
It's more than just giving them a compliment or putting a ring on their finger. Here are 14 ways to show someone how much you care about them. Read more »
An 'unlikely father of five': Comedian Jim Gaffigan talks about the rewards, challenges of parenting
There was a time in his life when Jim Gaffigan would get on an airplane, see a parent with a child and think, “Weirdo, why would you do that to yourself?” Read more »
Motherhood is a lot of hard stuff. And some days involve one crazy and frustrating thing after another, but motherhood is also a lot of good stuff. And some golden moments count way more than all... Read more »
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