Maybe you were an assertive woman, but widowhood has stopped you in your tracks. You now have to weigh the price of being stuck and decide whether it’s worth it. Going through life motivated only by your grief, will get … Read More
Today I want to talk about some of the things you need to watch out for as a widow. You’re grieving hard this first year and you will be facing some major changes to your life style.
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
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
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.