The grief and guilt of rehoming a dog or giving your dog away is intense and sad. I understand how you feel; my husband and I had to rehome our dog. Here’s how I coped with the guilt and grief I felt and still feel. I found… Read More »Are You Struggling After Rehoming Your Dog? You Are Not Alone
Grief & Recovery
When one person is missing, the whole world seems empty. How do you start over as a woman over 60 after your husband dies? There are as many paths to healing as there are widows and bereaved women in the world….but there are no quick… Read More »Starting Over in Your 60s – After Your Husband’s Death
No matter long you’ve been haunted by past memories, losses and regrets, you can start living in peace. Starting now! Here’s how I learned how to stop living in the past. The best part is that you don’t have to take my word for it.… Read More »Is the Past Haunting You? How to Find Peace and Freedom
Adjusting to life alone after your husband dies – especially after years of marriage – is one of the most stressful transitions you’ll ever experience. I am so sorry for your loss, and wish I could tell you that you’ll wake up tomorrow feeling happy and healed! But the truth is that your life will never be the same…and neither will you.
What do you give someone whose grandma died? These sympathy gifts for the loss of a grandmother are thoughtful ways to express your support. I also included sympathy messages and ideas for condolence cards, funeral messages, and “celebration of life” memorabilia.
What are you prepared for when someone you love dies suddenly after a massive heart attack? Nothing. Learning how to grieve a sudden loss is the last thing on your mind. The shock and disbelief of death caused by a cardiac arrest is overwhelming –… Read More »Grief Sanctuary: Coping With Death After a Massive Heart Attack
Assuming you’re a widow who wants to make friends (which is a big assumption, as many widows just don’t have the energy or motivation to start new friendships), how do you meet people? Some widows say the most difficult part of life after a husband dies… Read More »4 Ways to Make New Friends When You’re Widowed
When you’re grieving, they tell you to take it “one day at a time.” A day seems like forever when you don’t have the energy or motivation to get through the next hour! These suggestions and prayers for grieving widows are from Kathleen, who lost her… Read More »Getting Through the Day When You’re a Grieving Widow