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Let toys be toys: The case for gender-neutral marketing

Emanuella Grinberg CNN  |  Posted  Oct 2nd - 7:29pm

Remember when Target announced it was phasing out gender-based signs in some departments? Despite some criticism, the big box retailer has been quick to act on its pledge.

The acronyms teens really use on social media

Kelly Wallace CNN  |  Posted  Oct 2nd - 3:15pm

For the sake of this story, I'd like to invent a new acronym: IAVS, which means, "I am very sorry."

What is 'digital citizenship'? How a new Utah law will affect you

Carrie Rogers-Whitehead, Contributor  |  Posted  Oct 2nd - 11:44am

Schools, parents and educators are working on implementing HB 213 all around the state. Learn what digital citizenship is and how you can become involved.

State announces high- and low-performing Title I schools

Morgan Jacobsen  |  Posted  Oct 1st - 9:29pm

The highest- and lowest-performing schools with students from low-income families were announced Thursday by the Utah State Office of Education.

6 simple ways to tackle tough household chores

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Oct 1st - 8:32pm

After walking into the house from a long day at work, you can't even begin to think about the mess that lies before you.

Milestones: Important health benchmarks by age

Ashley Kewish  |  Posted  Oct 1st - 8:09pm

In life there are many important milestones: getting your license, graduating from college and starting a family, just to name a few. But what about health milestones? There are times in your life when doctors say you should be doing specific things.

Postpartum depression: How to cope and help

Celeste Tholen Rosenlof  |  Posted  Oct 1st - 7:32pm

For many women and men who experience postpartum depression, the arrival of a child can be a time of darkness. What do new and expecting parents need to know about PPD? And how can loved ones help?

Is 'The Martian' right for kids?

Travis Poppleton, Contributor  |  Posted  Oct 1st - 2:04pm

Critics and educators love "The Martian," and rightfully so. It's really an inspiring film. But does inspiring equal safe for kids? Here are a few things you might want to consider before taking a family trip to Mars.

Mom praises kindness of stranger who calmed crying baby on flight

Jessica Ivins  |  Posted  Oct 1st - 11:18am

Flying with children is no picnic, but one woman credits an "angel" seatmate for making a recent flight heavenly instead of hellish.

Grieving parents find touching note from son who died of infection

Jessica Ivins  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 9:44pm

The parents of a little boy who died from an amoebic infection in his brain last week found comfort from an unexpected source: A note from their son.

Beating the Superhero Syndrome

Anastasia Pollock, Contributor  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 8:31pm

We are running ourselves ragged trying to keep up with the demands of life. The fact is, we cannot keep up with the expectations we put on ourselves. Learn how to hang up your superhero cape to find better balance and more harmony in life.

Nostalgic video mashup highlights movie kids with best friends

Martha Ostergar  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 8:15pm

Two YouTubers made a supercut of their favorite childhood movies that starred a kid and his or her best friend, and it will hit you right in the nostalgia.

Wednesday's Child: Elise & Nate

Ashley Kewish  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 7:03pm

Elise and Nate are siblings who have a lot it common. They also live in the Utah Foster Care system and hope to be adopted.

Utah family receives corrected birthday greeting from Pres. Obama  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 4:48pm

A West Jordan family that received a letter from Pres. Obama mistakenly congratulating their 1-year-old son on his 101st birthday, got another letter from the president this week.

Have You Seen This? Dancing dad wins Internet

Martha Ostergar  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 1:20pm

See what it takes to win the Internet's coveted award, "Dad of the Year." There is dancing involved.

Guest receives bill after missing wedding

Jessica Ivins  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 1:09pm

It's always frustrating to get a no-show after you've received a positive RSVP, but would you go so far as to bill the person who left you hanging?

Father of bride shocks stepdad by pulling him up to help walk her down the aisle

Jessica Ivins  |  Posted  Sep 30th - 9:40am

An Ohio woman's wedding day became more than just a celebration of her marriage when her father pulled her stepfather out of his seat to help him walk their daughter down the aisle.

Mother with neurological condition reaches marathon dream with help of family

Arianne Brown, Contributor  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 8:38pm

On Sept. 26, Corrine Ceran crossed the finish line of the Huntsville Marathon, with two of her daughters at her side, having been pushed nearly the entire distance in a stroller. She had completed a dream that had evaded her for 30 years.

Woman to Facebook world: My procreative plans are none of your business

Jessica Ivins  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 7:39pm

Ever asked someone when they plan to have kids? According to a Michigan woman, that kind of personal information is really none of your business.

Bride to become 11th woman in family to wear heirloom wedding dress

Jessica Ivins  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 1:38pm

When a Pennsylvania woman walks down the aisle in October, she'll be bringing the love and tradition of 10 other brides along with her.