Mind & Soul


Do Horses Heal Grief? How Equine Therapy Works

Equine therapy isn’t a new way to help with the grieving process; it’s long been known that horses can heal grief, trauma, and emotional pain. But will equine or horse therapy work for you or someone you love?

Blossom Tips Do Horses Heal Grief? How Equine Therapy Works

Blossom Tips Coping With Loneliness When You're Old and Alone

Comforting Ways to Cope When You Feel Old and Alone

Truth be told, you’ll find the best advice for coping with being alone in your old age in the comments section below. My tips are fine, but you’ll find my She Blossoms readers’ comments more helpful and comforting. They understand exactly how you feel because they, too, were searching for tips on how to cope with being old and alone.


Trusting God Despite Your Unanswered Prayers

The only thing worse than unanswered prayers is a clear “No” from God. These tips on how to trust God even when He doesn’t answer your prayers will help you cope with the silence and loneliness that can accompany unanswered prayers.

Blossom Tips Trusting God Despite Your Unanswered Prayers

Blossom Tips How to Survive a Situation You Can't Change

Surviving a Situation You Can’t Change

Sometimes you can get a new job, leave a bad relationship, or even move to a new place. But how do you survive a situation you can’t change? These tips won’t make your problems disappear, but you’ll see you’re not alone. And you may find some strength and hope for your journey forward.


6 Ways to Cope With Being a Foster Kid

If you’re a foster kid – or even a foster parent – my tips for dealing with feelings of helplessness, shame, and loneliness will help you cope. It’s hard to be in foster care, even when your foster homes are supportive, your foster parents kind, and the system good to you.

6 Ways to Cope With Being a Foster Kid She Blossoms Tips

Sympathy Gift Ideas for Someone Who Lost a Grandmother

20 Sympathy Gifts for Someone Who Lost a Grandma

Here, you’ll find a variety of sympathy gifts to offer comfort and support after the loss of a grandmother. I also included sympathy messages and ideas for condolence cards and funeral or “celebration of life” books. The Willow Tree Forget Me Not is a lovely sympathy gift for a coworker or friend. […]


How to Stay Close to Your Grieving Spouse

No matter how long you’ve been married, you and your spouse will grieve differently after loss. Your husband may withdraw after a death of a family or friend, or withdraw from you emotionally and physically. These tips for staying close to your grieving spouse will help you stay close through […]

How to Stay Close to Your Grieving Spouse