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Ripping the Band-Aids

Grieving is full of hard decisions that you never want to make. I liken these hard decisions to band-aids. As we all know, band-aids are used to protect our wounds immediately after injury. 534 more words

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People Grieve Over 40 Different Losses

I used to think people only grieved when a love one died. After my first husband died, I  learned more about grief. I realized people go through grief over many reasons.  48 more words

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Childlike Faith

When I think of children and the way they live life, I smile. Children are carefree, entering each day as an adventure of its own. They don’t remember the hurts of yesterday and they don’t stress over the “what ifs” of tomorrow. 613 more words

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Regret: "If Only" "What If"

When a loved one dies it is not unusual for some regret and guilt to walk with you in your  grief journey. As a survivor you may tend to blame yourself for something you think you did or did not do that may have caused the death. 556 more words

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Today Marks The Six Month Anniversary - WOW!

I don’t typically post a blog back to back but the realization that today is the exact six month anniversary to the day. At around 9 AM, on November 10th I received the worst call a parent could ever receive. 566 more words

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Mother's Day

The second Sunday in May.  A holiday created by man to honor mothers.  It sounds great, doesn’t it?  The stores are stocked with cards, balloons, cakes, and flowers.   1,082 more words

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We're In This Together

God has blessed us with amazing friends and family. The word amazing doesn’t even do them justice. In the face of this terrible situation they have made it a little less terrible. 634 more words

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