Memorials and Remembrance

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Dec'16

We Remember in 2016: Reader Remembrance Gallery

Litsa and I thought about writing an obligatory New Years post.  Maybe ‘Top ten posts to motivate you in 2017‘ or ‘WYG’s most popular …

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17

Nov'16

Children’s Grief Awareness Day: 64 Six-Word Stories

Today is Children’s Grief Awareness Day!  No worries if you have never heard of it, we are here to keep …

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19

Jul'16

More Than Just a Teapot: The items that connect past and present

The acorn necklace my sister, Jessie, gave me the Christmas after my mom died is in this twisted, tangled mess …

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17

Dec'15

16 Ideas for Creating New Holiday Tradition After a Death

Someone you love has died and now the holidays will never be the same.  I’m sorry to put this so …

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27

Aug'15

Overdose Awareness Day 2015

Pop quiz: Which of the three awareness days happening on August 31st will I be celebrating? a) Love Litigating Lawyers …

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06

Aug'15

Sentimentality & Holding Onto Items

This is my doll collection. For those of you who don’t know me, I am not meant to have a …

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13

Jun'15

9 Creative Ways to Preserve Handwriting

My dad had the most perfect penmanship.  He attributed it to his Catholic school education, the nuns beat it into …

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01

Apr'15

Honoring and Remembering During Awareness Days, Weeks and Months

With only 12 months in a year I am sure there are approximately 1,763 awareness months kicking off today (give …

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09

Oct'14

Small Remembrances and Expressions of Love

When it comes to expressions of love the largest common denominator is the act of loving, the rest is just …

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20

Jul'14

Online Memorials in the Modern Age: An interview with Mandy Benoualid

Today we’d like to welcome honorary WYG girl, Mandy Benoualid, to the blog.  Mandy is the founder and Executive Creative …

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18

Jun'14

Photos of Deceased Loved Ones: The Great Debate

I’m not sure if it’s coincidence or trend that’s recently led me to several online articles and posts discussing whether …

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12

May'14

Creating a Memorial Quilt: the inspiring work of Lori Mason

When we first saw Lori Mason’s memorial quilts we were blown away.  When we attempt to use a sewing machine …

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