The Bad, the Ugly, and the Good

I cannot speak for every widow, or everyone that has ever grieved a big loss, but what I can do is tell my story and hope that my truth provides some insight into the mind of a young widowed mother. The Bad: The bad is pretty obvious. My husband was dead. He left and thingsContinue reading “The Bad, the Ugly, and the Good”

Let's not avoid the elephant in the room.

By elephant, I mean COVID 19, or more commonly know as the Coronavirus. Our news feeds and social media feeds are filled with updates, dos, and don’ts. As much as I hate to add to mix, I would also hate to ignore the crisis we find ourselves in and express how this may or mayContinue reading “Let's not avoid the elephant in the room.”

More about the widow, less about you

There are so many falsities when it comes to being a widow, so many myths and stereotypes, especially when widowhood comes at a relatively young age. I would like to take a moment to set the record straight on a few things. First, lets review some facts, according to the U.S. Bureau of Census, basedContinue reading “More about the widow, less about you”