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Letting Go

Relating to grief I have never quite understood the concept of “letting go”.  For anyone who has experienced significant loss, at some point you would have heard (likely multiple times), ‘you really need to let go’ or ‘aren’t you over that yet?’  It’s just not something you should say to anyone that is grieving….. 756 more words


We Are Warriors

I’ve had a very up and down start to 2017. Can you even begin to believe we are staring down the start of February?

Maybe when I say some ups and downs what I really mean to say is I’ve had some normal and some downs. 1,013 more words


Dreams I Could Do Without

It’s been a while between posts.  I’ve been meaning to put something up about the recent trip the girls and I took because it went along way in healing my soul.  579 more words


Grief, Rebuilding & Learning To Live Again

3 years, 2 months and 4 days.

What if…. what might…. what could have…. what never will.

It’s bittersweet to tell you that I no longer feel stuck between all these places.  1,509 more words


Fencing, Soul Searching & New Born Calves

The girls and I recently spent a week on my family’s farm.  We have close to 300 acres and it’s one of a few places where I feel like I can really breathe.  1,054 more words


3 Years

3 years.

The breathe is stolen from my lungs at just the thought.

It seems like such an incredible amount of time.  Yet in my world, on this journey, it’s really no time at all. 880 more words


Waves of Grief

“You can’t stop the waves, but you can learn to surf.”
– Jon Kabat-Zinn

That’s precisely what we do. We learn to surf because what other choice do we really have?? 217 more words