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Jan'19

Grieving Who I Used To Be

As common as the term ‘new normal’ is among those grieving, I am always shocked how many people email or …

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29

Dec'18

Mary Poppins Returns Gets Grief Right

Disney On the morning that Mary Poppins floats into the Banks’ life, it seems like everything is about to go …

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21

Dec'18

Guilt and Grief During the Holiday Season

I’ve been feeling a little distracted this holiday season.  Maybe a little stressed.  Maybe a little numb.  I’m not feeling …

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28

Nov'18

Helping Your Friends Help You

Warning: today’s post is about something that will annoy at least half of you. Seriously. I know from experience. I …

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21

Nov'18

Grateful Remembrance Jar: A Quick and Easy Thanksgiving Activity

So you think you’re ready for Thanksgiving.  You’ve got your turkey, you’ve assigned side dishes to your most reliable family …

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30

Oct'18

Five Things Pixar’s Coco Got Right About Grief

Now, we know we are a little late to the game on writing a post on Coco, seeing as it …

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25

Oct'18

Grief at Halloween: It’s Spooky Scary

I’m just going to say it, I don’t love Halloween. Please don’t be mad at me and TP my house or …

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09

Oct'18

Grieving With A “Higher Power”

CS Lewis famously wrote “no one ever told me that grief felt so like fear”. I’ve often thought all grieving …

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29

Sep'18

Exploring the Mixed-Up Emotions of Grief: Art Activities for Kids

We humans often think we have to feel one way or another.  Either we are happy or we are sad. …

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19

Sep'18

64 of the Best Things Ever Said to a Griever

People ask us this question time and again: what should I say to someone grieving? They ask as though there …

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13

Sep'18

64 of the Worst Things Ever Said to a Griever

We recently asked our Facebook readers the following questions: “What is the best thing anyone has said to you in …

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29

Aug'18

Dear Drugs: A Message From Kids on Overdose Awareness Day

We probably don’t need to tell you about the impact of the opioid epidemic, or the deep and painful impact …

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