Better Living

One key to better living is to look for wisdom in many places. Heeding wise words of life advice can help improve your health, increase your sense of wellness, and bring joy into each day. Good life advice can also fill you up in the literal sense, when it includes recipes for foods that nurture the body and spirit.

Emotional warmth in winter

The Importance of Warmth—And Staying Connected

Research shows a link between feelings of loneliness and physical cold. Here’s why, as well as four ways to bring more warmth—physically and emotionally—into your life.

Holly Lebowitz

Winter Warmth: Safe and Cozy Ways to Use Candles

Holly Lebowitz Rossi demonstrates how, just by lighting a tiny wick, you can bring comfort and peace into your home.

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5 Stories of Heavenly Music to Comfort Your Soul

These mysterious melodies, hymns, and instruments brought peace to those who needed it most.

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Martin Luther King Jr. listening at a meeting of the SCLC staff at an Atlanta restaurant

How Martin Luther King, Jr., Found Redemptive Love Out of Anger

King’s legacy includes the full range of human emotions, and how they can be channeled into meaningful and positive change.

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Grilled cheese sandwich

Yes! You Can Have Grilled Cheese for Dinner

New combinations to try for a quick, comforting, flavorful meal

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Embrace change

How to Make a Change in Your Life

It won’t be easy, and it may not be comfortable. But change can take you to where you want to be.

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Read More This Year with One of Guideposts’ Inspiring Book Series  

Dive into one (or all) of these six series about mysteries, miracles and friendships.

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7 Ways to Boost Your Positive Self-Talk This Year

What is positive self-talk and how can it improve your mood, relationships and overall confidence in 2021?

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How to Be Patient During the Vaccine Rollout

Six things to keep in mind as you cultivate patience and humility during this waiting period.

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Edward Grinnan

If Memory Fades, What Happens in Our Dreams?

In researching a book about Alzheimer’s, some questions for God.

Summer's first tomatoes

5 Things to Look Forward to in the New Year

January is a powerful time to remember that the year ahead will hold long sunny days, new movies and TV shows and summer’s first tomato!

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5 Guideposts Resources to Help You Start the New Year Right

Fill your 2021 with faith, hope, and prayer—and cute animals—with these inspiring planners and daily devotionals.

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Judy Holliday, Broderick Crawford and William Holden in 'Born Yesterday'

22 Classic Movies to Watch in January on TCM

There's no better reason than the wintry winds of January to curl up on the couch and enjoy these 22 films airing on Turner Classic Movies in January 2021.

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Flexible new year

How to Bring Flexibility into the New Year

We know our hearts can bend, because they already have.

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