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Have You Seen This? Dad catches son's reaction to first monster truck rally

Angie H. Treasure  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 1:19pm

While most candid childhood moments are lost in the ethos of our young lives, one dad was sure to have his camera at the ready as his son experienced his first ever monster truck rally.

Local mom creates medical tracking app after son's miraculous heart transplant

Clint Betts, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 11:29am

When Tammy Bowers was told her son, Landen, wouldn't live to see his first birthday, she didn't give up hope.

Little Free Library keeps kids reading

Sharon Woods Harris, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 9:04am

Felicia Walsh has found a portal in her neighborhood that takes her to places she can only imagine.

Montana dad builds 'Olaf' snowman for daughter with special needs

Judy Slate, CNN  |  Posted  Feb 7th - 12:02pm

It took Tate Dunkel a week to create Olaf.

$11.5M public preschool bill advances; State revenues may fall short

KSL.com  |  Posted  Feb 5th - 12:52pm

Legislation roundup: An $11.5 million bill that would expand public preschools gained early approval, Utah students marched at the Capitol to battle the "pollution monster" and lawmakers are being warned that they might have less tax money to spend this year.

Product review: The best strollers for family trips, adventures

Grant Olsen, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Feb 5th - 11:52am

This review looks at a handful of strollers that may be options for your next adventure. From umbrella strollers to sophisticated travel systems, they represent a broad range of price and functionality.

Viral family photo has Internet wondering: Which one is the mom?

Lauren Booker, Special to CNN  |  Posted  Feb 5th - 8:50am

When Kaylan Mahomes posted a recent car selfie with her twin, Kyla, and their mother, the social media world went into confusion.

Whooping cough protection fades fast after Tdap booster, study finds

Carina Storrs, Special to CNN  |  Posted  Feb 5th - 8:30am

A booster vaccine for whooping cough, which many states require for middle school-aged children, does not provide long-lasting protection, a study finds.

5 ways to stay connected to young adult children

Connie Sokol, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Feb 4th - 7:22pm

As children age, parental roles shift. So do some of the ways we communicate, show affection and stay connected. Although the change can be difficult — especially for mothers — here are a few ideas to make the transition smoother.

Have You Seen This? Toddler plays round of hide-and-seek wearing GoPro

Angie H. Treasure  |  Posted  Feb 4th - 1:20pm

One family beautifully blends a classic childhood game with a bit of modern technology.

Facebook dad warns parents of hair tourniquets for babies

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Feb 4th - 11:16am

A Wichita, Kansas, father recently took to social media to warn parents of hair tourniquets, and a picture he posted of his daughter has gone viral.

6 discussion-worthy reads for your book club

Teri Harman, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Feb 3rd - 7:44pm

A new year calls for a fresh list of great books to get your book club reading, thinking and talking.

New book urges parents to reorder life for the sake of kids

Leanne Italie, AP  |  Posted  Feb 2nd - 9:16pm

Dr. Leonard Sax has been a family physician and psychologist for 27 years, conducting workshops around the world for parents, teachers, social workers, counselors, school psychologists and juvenile justice professionals.

Woman gets married at hospital 2 days after open-heart surgery

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 2nd - 10:46am

A woman has gotten married at a northern Michigan hospital just two days after undergoing open-heart surgery.

After 82 years, woman meets daughter she placed for adoption

Michael Pearson CNN  |  Posted  Feb 2nd - 9:03am

Some adopted children spend years looking for their birth parents.

Middle school: The new high school for moms

Kelly Wallace, CNN  |  Posted  Feb 1st - 7:44pm

If you had to guess what are the most difficult years for a mother, what might you say? Turns out the most stressful time for moms is middle school, according to a new study by Arizona State University researchers.

Donor mom hears deceased son's heartbeat for 1st time in 3 years

Tracie Snowder  |  Posted  Feb 1st - 4:43pm

A donor mother whose infant son died in 2013 heard his heartbeat for the first time in almost three years inside the chest of the young girl he saved.

Study tries to give C-section babies mom's germs they missed

Lauran Neergaard, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 1st - 10:48am

Sharing bacteria in the operating room normally is a no-no but in a novel experiment, U.S. researchers are giving babies born by C-section a dose of presumably protective germs from the mother's birth canal.

The Quad Squad: Utah couple manages life with quadruplets

Ray Boone  |  Posted  Jan 31st - 10:10pm

After nearly a decade of infertility, a couple from Utah County ended up with a gift that's almost too much to handle.

Have You Seen This? Utah toddler is adorable snowboarder

Martha Ostergar, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Jan 31st - 4:01pm

She's one year old, she's got the chubbiest cheeks you might ever see, and she shreds the slopes on a snowboard… sort of.