The spark of creativity is such an inspiration--use your creative powers and see how the most complex problems suddenly have new solutions.
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Story of a Song: Let It Be

This inspiring song has long been a favorite of Beatles fans around the world, but not everyone understands its origin.

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This Artist Was Inspired by Her Famous Ancestor

She’s related to the Renaissance painter Bernardino Lanino. Did he help guide her art career?

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Horatio the Cat channeling Van Gogh

How a Cat in Costume is Bringing Attention to a Local Library

Horatio has garnered over 10,000 followers for the Centre County Library thanks to his fun and creative costumes.

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Spring walk
Positive Living

5 Easy, Polished Layers for Spring Dressing

The joy—and challenge—of springtime is that the weather can surge and dip over a short period of time. Make sure your wardrobe is prepared so you enjoy the great outdoors.

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Jenny Doan of Hamilton's Missouri Star Quilting Company; photo by Dean Curtis

Greetings from Small-Town America: Hamilton, Missouri

This quiet locale is a hub for quilters, with a number of shops and a museum about the founder of JCPenney.

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Discover the Ancient Art of Pysanky
Better Living

Enjoy Beautiful Easter Eggs

Discover the beautiful and ancient art of pysanky.

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Illustration by Coco Masuda
People Helping People

Someone Cares: DIY Postcards

How these creative souvenir photo postcards became a hit with her family and friends.

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Photo credit: Christine Simoneau Hales
God's Grace

How An Artist Found Her Purpose Through This Divine Encounter

A mysterious meeting prompted her to create faith-filled artwork designed to inspire others to reconnect with God.

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Woman smiling while sightseeing

6 Benefits of Exploring New Places

Stepping out of your bubble can be a rewarding experience for your mind, body and soul.

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Leavenworth, Washington

7 Quirky American Towns You'll Want to Visit

These small locales might not be well-known, but each have something special to offer. 

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