Category Archives: Grief

Two Years Now

This is the two-year anniversary of my Mother’s death. Last year the anniversary was on a Sunday and we had our family Christmas celebration that day. Lots of family around with laughter and fun. We planted a small tree in … Continue reading

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Dealing with the anniversary of a death

Just passed the 22nd anniversary of my Aunt’s death (December 17, 1991) and I am wondering how many people have issues on the anniversary of their loved ones death? I know that I am not the only one who feels … Continue reading

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A New Year

Last night after my family went to bed, I stood at the window like I do every year to look up at the stars and wished my Dad and Mom a happy new year. This year was easier than last new … Continue reading

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My Mom, 4/7/17 – 12/23/11

My Mother died last December 23rd at the age of 94.  Up until the last 2 years of her life she was  in pretty good shape.  Then the downhill spiral began and things changed.  Just wanted to share a bit … Continue reading

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Anniversary approaching

The first anniversary of my Mom’s death will be Sunday, December 23rd, 2012.  We will celebrate Christmas with our family on Sunday.  Momma will be remembered in so many ways. I plan to cook macaroni and cheese. I just wish … Continue reading

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9 Months . . .

9 months since my Mom died and life is moving on.  She is still one of my first thoughts in the morning and last in the evening.  I wake at night and if I let my mind go there, I … Continue reading

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Going Forward

On March 23, 2012, I wrote the following post but it was never published:  The 3 month anniversary of my Mom’s  death has passed.  Before she died I tried to imagine my life without her and I failed miserably.  I did … Continue reading

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