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Lois M. Collins
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Attended University of Utah
Lives in Salt Lake City
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Stereotyping?
Princess culture may welcome girls into stereotypes that limit their growth and opportunities as they grow up, according to BYU research that also says boys may get a small benefit.
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Public opinion is interesting. And that's about all it is, actually.
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Food is so basic. And elusive....
You can view individuals with certain really difficult but largely unseen challenges as starfish on a beach; it turns out that tossing them back into the ocean so they can thrive may not be such a dif
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A new National Health Statistics report finds more Americans are cohabitating, fewer approve of divorce, and family life is playing out very differently than in the past.
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Great couple and interesting to look at the challenges of love the second, older/wiser time around.
Richard and Judy Scott decided on their second date to get married. Telling the kids — all long adults themselves and ensconced with their own families — proved interesting. That's what happens when older adults decide to settle down
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I found this article quite interesting.
Soon, all you'll need to do is Google yourself if you're wondering how deeply Google has been digging into your digital life.
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The latest study -- a study of studies -- on spanking. 
Researchers examined 75 studies spanning a half century to figure out what spanking does and does not do. They found the effects linger into childhood in ways that may surprise parents.
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I woke up with a pleated face. I'm okay with that.
As I watch my children jostle a bit to figure out where they fit in and what they want to be in the bigger world around them, I can't help celebrating some of the joys that come with growing older.
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Write. And spell.
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Dad said I have a refined sense of the ridiculous.
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I'm a tater tot, raised in Idaho Falls, who has lived in Utah for 35 years. I write for a living and read for pleasure.
I am also a wife and mother of two girls, Jenifer and Alyson.
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Jumped from a plane for a story. "Chicken Little Takes a Flying Leap." Two-time winner of a national Sigma Delta Chi award.
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  • University of Utah
    Communications
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