Whose big idea was it to fix up all our widow problems, mend our hearts and start fresh in January? And who invented New Year’s resolutions any how? It’s no wonder that most New Year’s resolutions fail. But I’m not … Read More
New Year Eve is really hard when your grieving and a widow. Everything about the holidays is hard and then at the end you are faced with the “couple” night of the year.
New Year resolutions for widows don’t have to be big, they can be small and simple so you can have fun going after them. A goal doesn’t have to sound painful. Why can’t it be the year of simple goals: … Read More
For those of Christian faith, today please step back from all the unrealistic movies and marketing, and remember what Christmas is – it is a day to honor the birth of Jesus. I know it’s a hard day because our … Read More
Holidays can be particularly hard after the death of a loved one so I’m glad you’re reading this article. I hope it provides grief insight and encouragement so you can be better prepared for the last few days before Christmas. … Read More
Today I would like to share some tips that may help us widows get through this stressful time. Enjoy your children and grandchildren. After all that’s what the holidays are suppose to be about. 2. Don’t start party drinking, because … Read More
Widows who have a high sense of well-being, have a vibrant social network. Their number one strategy to raising their mood and combat depression is to get out with family and friends. Having said that I want you to be … Read More
Everywhere you go this season someone is asking for your donation. As a widow you have to be careful with your money. Yes, its good to give, but you don’t necessarily want to open your wallet for a charity if … Read More
If you have a friend or family member going through their first Christmas, you need to tread carefully around their emotions. If there is a get together and they hear that you invited everyone but them, they are likely to … Read More
Widows have a hard time during the holidays being social, going to parties and they often wear a mask hiding their pain. Here are a few tips to help you handle the holidays when grieving.