Tag Archives: grieving

The warm blanket of empathy

It’s been said that “Someone doesn’t care how much you know, until they know how much you care”. I had a friend call me a few nights ago; she lost her husband to cancer last year and the night she … Continue reading

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How do I celebrate Christmas after my loss? Isn’t that selfish?

Celebrating Christmas after a death in the family can be the most difficult part of the year. This is even more true for those whom the lost loved one enjoyed the season because we link the season with them. Now … Continue reading

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