Creativity

The spark of creativity is such an inspiration--use your creative powers and see how the most complex problems suddenly have new solutions.
Actress and singer Rose Marie has been in show business since the age of four
Living Longer, Living Better

Guideposts Remembers: Rose Marie—90 Years an Entertainer

Actress and singer Rose Marie passed away at the age of 94 on December 28, 2017, just weeks after we first shared this interview with her.

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Humphrey Bogart and Dooley Wilson in a scene from "Casablanca"
Movies and TV

14 Things You Might Not Know About 'Casablanca'

2017 marks the 75th anniversary of the classic motion picture Casablanca, which premiered in NYC on November 26, 1942, and opened nationwide on January 23, 1943. Here are 14 things you might be surprised to learn about this beloved film.

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Dancing Through Alzheimer's
About Alzheimer's and Dementia

Dancing Through Alzheimer's

Throughout their 61-year marriage Richard and Arlene Boyd used to dance together every weekend. Then she got Alzheimer's. Now the couple is back on the dance floor.

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smiling woman stands by the window against a brick wall
Living Longer, Living Better

7 Ways to Shake a Bad Mood Instantly

Anyone can get stuck in a bad mood—but you don't have to stay there! Use these tips to get back on track.

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Ebroider artist Sarah Cline poses with a copy of Guideposts' The Joys of Christmas 2017
Angels

Sarah Cline on the Creating the Cover for 'The Joys of Christmas 2017'

Embroidery illustrator Sarah Cline discusses her creative process and the experience of creating the cover image for the 2017 edition of Guideposts' The Joys of Christmas.

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Creative kids
Finding Life Purpose

Cultivating Creativity in Our Kids–and Ourselves

When talent and passion intersect, it can be life-changing for everyone.

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Hildegard von Bingen
God's Grace

The Inspiring Music of Hildegard of Bingen

12th century Benedictine abbess, writer, philosopher, Christian mystic, visionary, and polymath Hildegard of Bingen is best remembered today for her sacred and liturgical musical compositions. Here are some of her most beloved works as performed by the vocal group Anonymous 4.

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Crocheting
Positive Living

The Art (and Craft) of Community-Building

Being part of a public art project reminds me of how connected we are when we work together to create something.

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two senior women painting
Living Longer, Living Better

How to Set New Life Goals After Retirement

In this excerpt from best-selling author Julia Cameron's book, It's Never Too Late to Begin Again, she shares how to break out of a routine and reignite a sense of adventure.

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African Burial Ground
Miracles

A Mysterious Confirmation of Purpose

She uprooted her life to write a novel she believed in. But did she make the right choice?

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