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New blog

im beginning to lean toward changing this blog or just starting a new one focused at health and wellness. Though going through grief opened up this new love of helping others, taking care of myself, and trying different avenues of fitness. 129 more words

My Story

My name is Nora and on March 3, 2016, I became a 32 year old widow when my husband of just 5 months unexpectedly passed away. 659 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


Physical vs emotional

For the past month I’ve been having a difficult time falling asleep without using melatonin or other sleep supplements. So as I type this I’m laying in bed at 1a waiting for them to kick in. 423 more words

Someday But Right Now

Sometimes I feel like when I share my story about Ben’s cancer and death it makes people feel that what they deal with in their own lives is nothing compared to what I went through or continue to live. 629 more words

Young Widow

I'll Be Lovin' You.....

Four months ago I got a new tattoo.  It was planned.  It was something I’d thought about for a long time.

The tattoo….. symbolising the beginning of removing my wedding ring. 632 more words


How it happened... part 2

It’s funny how everything is so clear, but somehow so blurry at the same time. I can remember certain things perfectly, as though I’m watching them play out on a screen in front of me. 1,063 more words