Cannon - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/csp/cms/sites/sltrib/pages/columnists.csp?col=Cannon Stories from The Salt Lake Tribune &copy; 2014 The Associated Press, The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Learn more about our privacy policy: http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy. en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Ann Cannon: Gray hair, don’t care! http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58415641-223/hair-gray-blue-care.html.csp OK, FIRST. I want to make one thing perfectly clear. I think a woman should be able to do whatever she wants to do with her hair. My friend Shelley recently dyed her hair blue and you know what? It was awesome. The color blue never looked so good. In fact, the color blue should write Shelley a thank-you note for making it a rock star in the World of Hair. I tell you this because I don’t want anybody to think I am being all judgy-judgy of my fellow females when I say that in my family, the women... OK, FIRST. I want to make one thing perfectly clear. I think a woman should be able to do whatever she wants to do with her hair. My friend Shelley recently dyed her hair blue and you know what? It was awesome. The color blue never looked so good. In fact, the color blue should write Shelley a thank-you note for making it a rock star in the World of Hair. I tell you this because I don’t want anybody to think I am being all judgy-judgy of my fellow females when I say that in my family, the women... <img src="http://mngislctrib.112.2O7.net/b/ss/mngislctrib/1/H.17--NS/0?&pageName=RSS" height="1" width="1" border="0" alt=""/> 58415641@www.sltrib.com Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:55:11 MDT Ann Cannon: A young’un in need of a lesson http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58388623-223/fifth-grade-rabbit-teacher.html.csp Every morning when my husband and I walk our dogs, we see kids on their way to Wasatch Elementary, which causes me to reflect on all the ways their school experience must be different than mine was. For one thing, today’s parents walk their kids to school, which is something you never saw when I was growing up. Parents in those days just shoved you out the front door and said, “See you tonight. IF YOU COME HOME ALIVE.” Which, surprisingly, we often did. Discipline was a whole different matter... Every morning when my husband and I walk our dogs, we see kids on their way to Wasatch Elementary, which causes me to reflect on all the ways their school experience must be different than mine was. For one thing, today’s parents walk their kids to school, which is something you never saw when I was growing up. Parents in those days just shoved you out the front door and said, “See you tonight. IF YOU COME HOME ALIVE.” Which, surprisingly, we often did. Discipline was a whole different matter... 58388623@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 09:25:19 MDT Q&A: The ABCs of the Salt Lake Valley Book Wagon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58374937-223/books-book-wagon-kids.html.csp Meet Dawn Houghton — writer, real estate agent, parent, perennial runner-up in The King’s English Bookshop’s annual Ugly Sweater Christmas Sweater contest, pizza lover and extreme bibliophile. Indeed, the first thing visitors to Houghton’s home notice are the shelves groaning beneath the weight of so many books. It was this passion for the printed word that motivated Houghton to find a way to share books with children from underserved populations in the Salt Lake Valley. Her commitment to this c... Meet Dawn Houghton — writer, real estate agent, parent, perennial runner-up in The King’s English Bookshop’s annual Ugly Sweater Christmas Sweater contest, pizza lover and extreme bibliophile. Indeed, the first thing visitors to Houghton’s home notice are the shelves groaning beneath the weight of so many books. It was this passion for the printed word that motivated Houghton to find a way to share books with children from underserved populations in the Salt Lake Valley. Her commitment to this c... 58374937@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 13:27:26 MDT