Love

Feral cat
Cats

Life with a Feral Cat

No amount of spitting and hissing, sometimes scratching, will stop me from feeding her. Here's why.

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Cookbooks
Family

Cookbooks, Family Dinners and Making Memories

All those stews, cakes and cookies are not just about food—but also love.

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Handprints of love
Grandchildren

Handprints of Love

A lasting impression left on the hearts of adoring grandparents

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Steve and Lynne both know second chances are a rare blessing.
Living Longer, Living Better

Was This Widow Ready to Love Again?

Still struggling 12 years after her husband's death, something convinced her to respond to a listing on an over-50 dating site: a vintage bright yellow VW bus.

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Positive Thinking

How to Start Appreciating How You Look

In this excerpt from The Self-Love Experiment, author Shannon Kaiser shares how to appreciate your body.

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Shelby Spear and her two kids sharing a moment.
Family

The Inspiring Tattoo Connection

Body art taught her to trust her kids—and God—in a whole new way.

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How to improve your relationship
Marriage

Restoring a Broken Relationship

Focusing on love, respect and dignity in our dealings with loved ones.

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Legacy of family love and lessons, riding on someone's coattails
Family

Riding on Coattails of Love and Lessons

Thinking about all who have helped shape a life of faith and joy.

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Marion and Gene revisited the things that made them each fall in love.
Living Longer, Living Better

How Marriage Counseling and Communication Revived a Relationship

Contributing Editor Marion Bond West worried that her marriage had gone stale, but a pair of lists and a wise counselor helped her reconnect with her husband.

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Marion Bond West with her husband, Gene
Marriage

Marion Bond West on the Lists That Revived Her Marriage

Guideposts Contributing Editor Marion Bond West and her husband, Gene, share how compiling of a pair of lists, each detailing what the other partner did to make the list-maker feel loved, helped to strengthen their marriage.

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