Family

Church prayers at Christmas
How to Pray

3 Church Prayers to Enrich Your Christmas Spirit

In a season of memories and celebration, pray in the words of these saints.

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Suzanne, Molly Nora and Emmet spending time in their kitchen.
Addiction and Recovery

How Her Sobriety Changed the Family Christmas

After years of drinking, this mom of 3 learned to live in recovery and approach Christmas in a new way.

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Caregiving Holiday Christmas Guide
Advice for Caregivers

A Caregiver's Guide to the Holidays

These eight tips will help make the holiday season a happier, simpler season for all.

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Tom Hanks as Mr. Rogers in 'A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood'
Movies and TV

Tom Hanks Discovers He's Related to Mr. Rogers

The actor found out he has a deeper connection to the beloved children’s television host.

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Three generations of the same family
Aging Parents

5 Tips for Successful Multigenerational Family Living

Grandparents moving in? How to make a situation like this work for everyone in the family.

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Mari and her mom, Susie, get in the spirit of the season.
Family

A Hanukkah Tree for Her Methodist Mom

A Jewish daughter searches for the perfect gift for her Christian mother.

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Maryanne (right) with Gail
Aging Parents

She Found Purpose as a Family Caregiver

After being laid off from her job, she embraced the role of multigenerational caregiver for her parents and her developmentally-disabled sister. 

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Tips To Help Seniors Declutter
Advice for Caregivers

5 Tips To Help Seniors Declutter

Aging in place is easier for the elderly, and their caregivers, when the home is clutter-free.

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An artist's rendering of a Christmas festive handwritten note that reads 'You are off on the 24th or 25th. Enjoy your family! Your supervisor'.
People Helping People

Someone Cares: Trading Places

By giving their days off to newer colleagues, they started a tradition of letting them celebrate with their loved ones.

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Guideposts staffer Mari Pack
Family

A Christmas Tree for Hanukkah

Guideposts staffer Mari Pack, who is Jewish, shares how she and her brother surprised their mother, who is Christian, with a Christmas tree on the final night of Hanukkah.

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