The Utah Legislature’s mortification at the idea sexy talk is so extreme the House education committee this week fell on the grenade, so to speak, to protect the full House from discussing the facts of life. House Bill 215 that would have allowed an extremely tame version of reproductive health instruction in public schools was cock blocked before it could even […]
Four experts on how to keep this year’s resolutions.
what we think we know It’s better for kids to learn about sex from their parents than at school. the truth We’re not talking to our kids about sex at home. 30-SECOND SEX ED: Parents don’t need an advanced degree to teach their kids about sex. Simply having the conversation is enough. Use pop culture […]
No place is more obsessed with sex than Utah. And no place is less knowledgeable. by Susan Lacke Photography by Adam Finkle Three nervous students sat in the back of my classroom, whispering among themselves—“You ask her! No, YOU ask her!” Finally, one cleared her throat and raised her hand: “Hey,” she stammered, red-faced with embarrassment, […]
No place is more obsessed with sex than Utah. And no place is less knowledgeable. by Susan Lacke Photography by Adam Finkle No one in the Utah Legislature seems to know. Despite passing a resolution in 2016 declaring pornography as “evil, degrading, addictive and harmful,” not one lawmaker responded to requests to define what, exactly, constitutes […]
To raise awareness this World AIDS Day, many local organizations are teaming up to eliminate the stigmas surrounding AIDS and encourage more people to get tested. The HIV incident rate in Salt Lake County is 10.8 per 100,000 people and has only increased since 2010. Making matters worse, only about 22% of the Utah population has […]
Eats Thanksgiving Day Buffet – Finca – November 24 A traditional American Thanksgiving meal and classic Spanish favorites will fill the Thanksgiving Day buffet Finca will prepare on November 24. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., come enjoy whipped mashed potatoes with a side of Spanish-cured meat, or herb-roasted turkey with Spanish tortillas. Thanksgiving Day Menu […]
Get a head start on our health before the cookies, pies, mashed potatoes, and holiday casseroles hit the table.
Eat Local Week Utah, a community-wide celebration of the harvest and those who labor to produce it, starts this week! Eat Local Week promotes local agriculture and the preservation of Utah’s agricultural heritage, and brings people together around the food they eat. Through a series of activities and events around the state, Eat Local Week […]
Take a moment to clear your mind of all stresses and worries.