• Holiday Gifts

    Holiday Gifts for Grievers

    It’s often hard to know what to buy for someone who is grieving during the Holidays. In fact, many grievers don’t feel like celebrating the Holidays at all. I know I didn’t after my loved ones died. It can mean everything to a griever to…

  • Thanksgiving

    Thanksgiving, Birthdays and Grief

    How are we supposed handle it when Thanksgiving, Birthdays and Grief all hit at the same time? November 25 is the birthday of my former fiancé. This year it is the day before Thanksgiving. A bittersweet day. Every 7 years his birthday would fall on Thanksgiving.…

  • Letting Go

    Letting Go of “His” Stuff

    As I get older, I have come to realize that much of the stuff I have collected over the years I no longer need.  Letting go of “stuff” can be tough. For me, going from a 5,000 square foot townhouse to living in one bedroom…