Category Archives: On Death & Blessings

Crisis & Christmas

The “road of resilience” is bound to have some “stress bumps” along the way- some large and some small; some anticipated and some that surprise you as they come up around the curves. Starting now, be prepared and be aware. … Continue reading

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On Death & Blessings 2

My 97 year-old mother died last month, just an hour before my sister and I got to her house. We were hesitant to go into her bedroom, thinking of how ancient and shriveled she’d become- that maybe death would have … Continue reading

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On Death & Blessings

I’ve been living Grieving 101 over the past 2 months: My step-mother died, then my mother, then my brother-in-law. Noticing where I am in my process, especially the anxiety and depression that sometimes comes up in all the funeral planning … Continue reading

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Midlife Crash Course- Grieving 101

Midlife Crash Course- Grieving 101: On the Heroine’s Journey we’re tossed out of our comfort zone, dragged down the “road of trials,” nearly drowned in the “belly of the whale,” provided with supernatural aide, eventually find the treasure at the … Continue reading

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