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Coach Kim: What really happens when you argue

Kim Giles, Contributor  |  Posted Aug 17th, 2020 - 7:17am

In this edition of LIFEadvice, Coach Kim shares the anatomy of an argument and how to see them more accurately so they resolve more easily.

Back to school: What parents can do to help emotionally prepare their children for change

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted Aug 14th, 2020 - 10:04pm

In addition to adding masks and sanitizing products to your back-to-school shopping list, it's important parents make sure their children are emotionally prepared for some of the changes coming their way. One Kaysville mom is taking proactive measures to help her kids have a successful year.

Arianne Brown: Lessons learned during the literal longest summer vacation ever

Arianne Brown, Contributor  |  Posted Aug 14th, 2020 - 7:11pm

Despite the seemingly endless days of non-formal learning in a social distancing brought on by a pandemic, I have learned a lot — namely, these four things.

3 (mostly) family-friendly arch hikes around Moab

Cara MacDonald, Contributor  |  Posted Aug 14th, 2020 - 12:24pm

There are innumerable fun activities for any age and skill level around Moab. But for groups looking to enjoy the town and its surrounding nature together, here are great hikes accessible to the whole family.

Coach Kim: The bigger problem COVID-19 may be creating in your home

Kim Giles, Contributor  |  Posted Aug 10th, 2020 - 7:41am

In this edition of LIFEadvice, Coach Kim shares the dangers stress and fear might be creating in your mental health and how to cope.

15 easy, healthy snacks for breastfeeding moms

Brittany Poulson, Contributor  |  Posted Aug 6th, 2020 - 8:31pm

World Breastfeeding Week is Aug. 1-7. To celebrate, we're helping nursing moms out by sharing 15 easy and healthy snacks for after baby arrives.

Arianne Brown: The upcoming school year will be fine because you have options

Arianne Brown, Contributor  |  Posted Aug 5th, 2020 - 8:05am

With school districts in Utah putting out their plans for the 2020-2021 school year amid the COVID-19 pandemic, many parents are finding themselves torn. But there are more options out there than you think.

Have You Seen This? Dad pulls ultimate dad joke on golfer

John Clyde, Contributor  |  Posted Aug 4th, 2020 - 5:26pm

You have to hand it to this man, he is committed to the grand daddy of all dad jokes and he's absolutely slaying it.

Screen time and kids: Parents need to worry less about hours logged, study says

Megan Marples, CNN  |  Posted Aug 4th, 2020 - 10:31am

When it comes to screen time, parents should start worrying less about the amount of time their teenagers are online and instead focus on the quality of the content.

Coach Kim: Check to make sure you see people accurately

Kim Giles, Contributor  |  Posted Aug 4th, 2020 - 7:42am

In this edition of LIFEadvice, Coach Kim shares how we subconsciously project our own experiences onto our loved ones and how doing so prevents us from seeing them and knowing them accurately.

Alpine School District: Many parents haven’t declared if students learning from home, in class

Brittany Tait, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 31st, 2020 - 7:48am

Thousands of parent have not responded to Alpine School District's requests to declare if their kids are staying home or returning to class.

Susie Boyce: 'Welcome to the pandemic!' My COVID-19 experience

Susie Boyce, Contributor  |  Posted Jul 29th, 2020 - 8:36pm

What was it like to self-isolate for two weeks? Knowing I was carrying a lethal virus was like nothing I’d ever felt before, and I was determined not to even come close to exposing anyone.

Davis School District pivots to 2-day in-person, 3-day remote learning plan for fall 2020

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jul 28th, 2020 - 11:53am

Davis School District will begin the 2020-21 academic year on an alternate-day, hybrid model of in-person and remote learning options for all students, the district announced Tuesday.

Wives of 3 men lost in San Juan County rollover remember them as loving husbands, fathers, friends

Arianne Brown, Contributor  |  Posted Jul 27th, 2020 - 9:17pm

On July 1, three men lost their lives in a rollover car crash in San Juan County. Amid their grief, the wives of each took time to remember the men as loving husbands, fathers and friends.

Coach Kim: Are you sarcastic or just mean?

Kim Giles, Contributor  |  Posted Jul 27th, 2020 - 8:00am

In this edition of LIFEadvice Coach Kim answers a question about sarcasm and whether it is damaging to relationships or not.

Amid virus, uncertainty, parents decide how to school kids

Tammy Webber and Stephen Groves, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 25th, 2020 - 11:56am

As they decide how their children will learn this fall amid the coronavirus pandemic, parents are anxiously weighing the benefits of in-person instruction against the risks that schools could shut their doors again or that their children could contract the virus.

Don’t skip the sunscreen and yearly skin screenings during the pandemic, doctors say

Heather Simonsen, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 24th, 2020 - 9:40pm

Doctors say many of us are skipping our routine health check-ups during the pandemic. But preventing skin cancer is especially important now.

Deciding how to handle back-to-school? 3 things you can do to find hope in the unknown

Nicole Carpenter, Contributor  |  Posted Jul 22nd, 2020 - 7:45pm

Parents everywhere are torn between the need to get children back in school and the fear that it is not safe for them to do so. Here are three things we can do to find hope in the unknown as we prepare for back to school.

Plastics and pesticides: Health impacts of synthetic chemicals in US products doubled in last 5 years, study finds

Sandee Lamotte, CNN  |  Posted Jul 21st, 2020 - 8:33pm

The proof is piling up: Many synthetic chemicals can harm your health and that of your children.