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And So The Dreaded Holiday Season Is Upon Us....Not Numb for This Season

So today is December 1, 2016. It has been one year and 22 days since I last heard my Big Bubby’s voice. There are 24 days until Christmas and we just past Thanksgiving. 1,024 more words

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One-year reflections of a grieving daughter

Last Thanksgiving, instead of gathering with loved ones to enjoy a feast, I huddled alone in front of my laptop, tears streaming down my face.  My father had died just two days earlier, and I spent the holiday planning his funeral. 1,022 more words


And We Have Arrived At Our Final Destination....

By the heading of my blog today, some might sense this will be about travel. In some ways it will be, but in others it is the destination of the final “first” for my family. 430 more words

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The Long, Lonely Journey

Every loss is felt distinctly.  Each person we lose in our lives affects us differently.  Every grief is experienced in a unique way.  To compare and judge one person’s pain against another’s is unfair.  714 more words


Bereaved Parent’s Wish List (from thelifeididntchoose blog)

I have tried to put into words for a year now what I want people who haven’t lost children to know about me now. Melanie over at  104 more words

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#PICLA (My rollercoaster)

You may have read the post I wrote a while back, What I wish you knew about grief. If you haven’t read it, it’s a good one even if I… 612 more words