Grandchildren

Praying over family photos
How to Pray

How Family Photos Can Inspire Prayer

One father’s prayer practice helps him feel connected to family far away.

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Prayers from heaven
How to Pray

How Your Loved Ones in Heaven Can Continue to Pray

It’s possible to receive encouragement from ancestors we have never met.

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Prayers for 2021
How to Pray

What Are Your Top Prayers for the Year?

A new year can be about goals and resolutions, but it can also be about something much, much bigger.

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Kyle on his graduation night with Grandma Honeybunch; photo courtesy Brenda Brown
Grandchildren

His Grandmother Trained Him to Be a Gentleman

When he became interested in girls, he knew just where to turn for guidance: a grandmother named Honeybunch.

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Grandma Mimi and her daughter/granddaughter. Photo credit: Natalia Weedy
Angels

This Grandmother Made the Best Thanksgiving Dinner Ever

Her granddaughter’s dairy allergy seemed daunting. But with a new attitude, and a little creativity, she made a memorable meal.

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Jean Locker
Exercise

Dear Aging: Slow Down a Little, Please

As she celebrates her 75th birthday, Jean L., one of the Arnicare “Dear Aging” contest winners, reflects fondly on her life experiences. 

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A grandmother receives a kiss from her granddaughter.
Grandchildren

5 Positive Character Traits To Instill in Your Grandchildren

Making biscuits with her three-year-old granddaughter helped her to teach patience, perseverance, perspective and more.

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Mary Pembleton
Family Caregiving

Caregiving Brought Her Closer to Her Grandfather

When she was a child, her grandfather was a stern disciplinarian, used to having his way, but when their roles reversed and she became his caregiver, he revealed a softer, loving side.

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An artist's rendering of two female silhouettes facing each other in front of an angelic figure
Angels

The Phone Call That Changed Her Family

She gained a granddaughter when she received the life-changing call. 

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How the Boy With the Golden Horn Helped Him Comfort his Granddaughter
Pets

How the Boy With the Golden Horn Helped Him Comfort His Granddaughter

When her pet rabbit was dying, the seven-year-old learned about the Rainbow Bridge.  

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