A Father’s Legacy

As father’s day approaches I think about my relationship with my father.  I speak to my Dad every day. For some reason after my mom passed I took on the responsibility of making sure that he was ok. Even though he remarried, the connection between us … [Read more...]

Grief and Father’s Day

The first year in any loss is a year of learning about who you are while in the throes of your grieving process. Everyone grieves differently! No one grieves the way you do. It is never easy to lose a parent. When you lose a father you lose a … [Read more...]

In Just a Minute…

Memorial Day is a day to remember fallen heroes who fought for freedom. It is now a day that represents the beginning of summer. As the school year ends it is a time for kids in the US to have time off. The meaning of the day often goes unnoticed. … [Read more...]

The Loss of My Mother

Stories. We all have them! They define us. Each aspect of some past memory is a story that remains. When does a story shift from being just a story to part of our muscle memory, part of our cellular memory? So much so, that when we think about the … [Read more...]