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Defining, preventing bullying in Utah schools

Nicole Vowell  |  Posted  Oct 8th - 11:05pm

KSL helps tackle the tough question of what is bullying versus teasing and explains programs are available in Utah schools to help.

'Buddy Benches' encourage elementary school students to make friends

Ashley Kewish  |  Posted  Oct 8th - 10:39pm

When one Springville girl learned of the loneliness her brother was feeling each day on the playground, she made a plan to help him and other children in similar situations.

Raising children who work

Connie Sokol, Contributor  |  Posted  Oct 8th - 7:26pm

In a society that often enables and even encourages entitlement, our children can gain a skewed perception on work ethic, self-motivation and genuine give-back contribution. But parents can fight back with a key word: work.

If 'breast is best' for newborns, where's the support in hospitals?

Kelly Wallace, CNN  |  Posted  Oct 8th - 11:16am

If Amanda Rodriguez could do it all over again, she would do her homework and select a different hospital for the birth of her first child, one that was much more supportive of nursing.

Toddler melts hearts by dashing to soldier dad at homecoming ceremony

Jessica Ivins  |  Posted  Oct 8th - 10:03am

Eight months is a long time to go without seeing your dad, especially when you're just a toddler.

Sexual activity outside window of ovulation increases fertility, study says

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Oct 8th - 9:11am

Engaging in sexual activity boosts a woman's immune system, in turn increasing their chances of getting pregnant, according to a new study.

Pediatricians to tweak 'outdated' screen time recommendations for kids

Kelly Wallace, CNN  |  Posted  Oct 7th - 5:39pm

There are plenty of I-know-this-is-probably-not-a-good-idea moments as a parent — those times when you let your child do something or eat something or play something that you think might not be the healthiest way to go.

Toddler walking again after surgeon reattaches head to spine

Jessica Ivins  |  Posted  Oct 7th - 2:32pm

What likely should have been a tragic story has turned into a miracle tale. An Australian toddler is walking again after surgeons reattached his head to his spine following a horrific car crash.

Have You Seen This? Dad builds drill-powered T. rex scooter

Martha Ostergar  |  Posted  Oct 7th - 1:10pm

A skilled and fun-loving dad takes scooting to the next level by building a massive mechanical Tyrannosaurus rex scooter.

Football kids can't help but dance to their favorite song

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Oct 7th - 11:15am

When Silento's "Watch Me" came on over the P.A. system, these kids playing football couldn't help but dance along to their favorite song.

Mom paints family cars in effort to find daughter a kidney

Jessica Ivins  |  Posted  Oct 7th - 11:01am

The mother of a woman in need of a kidney transplant took her plea on the road, and the response has been nothing short of inspiring.

Dad, Dirty Dash creator captures family memories in scrapbooks

Arianne Brown, Contributor  |  Posted  Oct 6th - 7:27pm

Single father of four, Matt Ward may look wild with his long dreadlocks and larger than life attitude, but this "dreadlock dad" has a softer side — a side that involves scrapbooking.

Video highlights everything you thought you knew before becoming a parent

Jessica Ivins  |  Posted  Oct 6th - 2:44pm

Remember way back before you had kids and you knew exactly how things were going to be when you actually became a parent?

Mom upset over note from fellow restaurant customers accusing baby of 'ruining' dinner

Jessica Ivins  |  Posted  Oct 6th - 11:45am

A restaurant manager gave an Idaho mother a free meal after two other customers delivered a scathing note to her table, accusing her baby of "ruining" their dinner.

Act of brotherly love at LDS conference goes viral

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Oct 5th - 9:12pm

As a group of Primary children sang at the LDS General Conference Saturday afternoon, two brothers stood with them, holding hands. Thanks to a woman's Facebook post, the touching moment has gone viral.

Tips for making the 'terrible twos' not so terrible

Alicia Walters, Contributor  |  Posted  Oct 5th - 7:30pm

By age 2, most children are curious as ever, and the trait often manifests itself in a big mess. Here are four activities to help your child learn more independence without destroying your home — and your sanity in the process.

Disneyland hikes price of theme park passes over $1K

Chris Isidore, CNN  |  Posted  Oct 5th - 12:34pm

One of the happiest places on earth now costs more than $1,000 a year to visit.

Parents: Here's how to stop the worst of social media

Kelly Wallace, CNN  |  Posted  Oct 5th - 9:35am

As the mom of two girls, ages 7 and 9, there are countless reasons why I'm freaking out about the teen years. But topping that list, at the moment, is the thought of parenting in the social media age.

Stay-at-home Payson mom juggles family, success after video goes viral

Ray Boone  |  Posted  Oct 4th - 10:24pm

Stepping into Shannon Abbott's house is a bit like visiting a Disney store. She conducts her family orchestra, meeting the demands of 3-year-old Paige and 6-month-old Adam.

Have You Seen This? Orem toddler can't handle sheep noise

Martha Ostergar  |  Posted  Oct 4th - 2:33pm

An encounter with a new sounds proves a little too confusing for this little lady.