dealing with death


Healing Your Heart After Losing Your Dog

“My dog died and I can’t get over it,” she said. “How do I overcome this pain and feel normal again?” The truth is that you never ‘get over it’ after you lose your dog. Your heart, soul, and spirit have experienced the unconditional and amazing love of a dog – and you’ll never be the same. Your dog’s paw […]

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How to Cope With Rehoming a Dog

5 Ways to Deal With Guilt and Grief After Rehoming Your Dog

Rehoming a dog – or giving your pet away – is incredibly intense and sad. You’ll find no judgment here, only understanding and compassion. I know how you feel; I had to rehome my dog a few years ago, and the decision was agonizing. Here, I share tips on how to deal with your guilt and grief. First, the good news: your […]


7 Reasons Why the Grieving Process Takes Longer for Some People

Dealing with grief after losing a loved one takes time – but why does the grieving process take longer for some? These reasons for prolonged grief will help you understand grief better, which will help you heal after loss. It’s a myth that time heals all wounds. Perhaps your little physical wounds — a paper cut on your finger, a […]

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Hope for a New Beginning When You Don’t Want to Be Alone

Hope for a New Beginning When You Don’t Want to Be Alone

How do you create a new beginning when you’re scared you’ll be alone for the rest of your life? Whether you’re alone by choice or circumstance, these ideas will give you hope and encouragement. You’ll also find sprinkles of inspiration to help you Blossom into the woman you were created to be! Take a deep breath. Know that it takes […]


Why You Have No Energy When You’re Grieving – and How to Re-Energize

You have no energy because grief is exhausting, yet you need energy to survive the stages of grief! Here’s how to re-energize your body through the grieving process. Feeling bleak, tired, and even physically exhausted are normal signs of grief — which means you can’t completely avoid them. But just because it’s normal to have no energy when you’re grieving […]

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Comfort and Hope After Your Husband’s Unexpected Death

Comfort and Hope After Your Husband’s Unexpected Death

When your husband dies unexpectedly, your whole world is instantly and forever changed. Nothing is the same, yet everything continues the way it was before. It’s bewildering and shocking, isn’t it? Here, you’ll find comfort and hope from women who know what it’s like to unexpectedly lose their husbands. First, though, I want to share this comment from one of […]


How to Deal With Guilt After the Loss of Your Beloved Dog

Feeling guilty after the loss of a dog is more common than you think. Here’s how to deal with guilt after putting your dog down or somehow causing your beloved pet’s death. If you accidentally hurt your dog – or you put your dog to sleep and you regret it – you’ll find hope and healing here. I am so sorry […]

Dealing With Guilt After the Loss of Your Dog