Covid

Mental health
Emotional and Mental Health

Why We Should Make Our Mental Health a Top Priority

Everyone—everyone—is having a hard time during the pandemic. Let’s take that as permission to focus on what nurtures our emotional well-being.

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Clark Gable, Myrna Loy and Spencer Tracy in 'Test Pilot'
Movies and TV

22 Classic Movies to Watch in March on TCM

Here are 22 movies we think you'll enjoy that are airing on Turner Classic Movies in March 2021.

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Neighbors Stephen Wilder and Nicole Figaro; photo by Kerry Ryan
Friends

Best Friends: The Deep Bond Between Next-Door Neighbors

A New Yorker shares how he and the woman in the next apartment learned to lean on each other.

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Bill Hanisch in his bakery; photo courtesy Bill Hanisch
People Helping People

This Baker Made Cakes for Graduating Seniors During the Pandemic

Bill Hanisch, better known as the Bunman, wanted to help the high school seniors feel special.

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Women's History Month
Positive Living

Step into Women’s History Month with Self-Love

Women’s history is all the more inspiring when it fuels our well-being in the here and now.

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Summer play
Dogs

Dreaming of Sun and Warmth and Longer Days

Ready to say “so long” to snow and cold and dreaded wintry mix

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Stephen Wilder and Nicole Figaro`
Friends

How Two Neighbors Grew Even Closer During the Pandemic

New Yorkers Stephen Wilder and Nicole Figaro, who have been friendly neighbors for 30 years, explain how the Covid-19 crisis has brought them even closer.

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Celebrating Ash Wednesday during the Pandemic
Stories of Faith

Ash Wednesday: Rituals Modified for Coronavirus

Make-your-own ashes, drive-by services, temporary tattoos and “Lent Boxes” dominate this year’s Lenten season celebrations.

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Pandemic stress and marriage
Positive Living

A Simple Tip to Ease Pandemic Stress in Your Marriage

You’ve been working—as well as living—under one roof for almost a year. Here’s some help!

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Guideposts blogger Holly Lebowitz Rossi
Better Living

Holly Lebowitz Rossi: A Simple Practice for Married Couples

If the walls are closing in as you work and live under the same roof during this long pandemic, Guideposts blogger Holly Lebowitz Rossi has a simple solution to suggest.

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