Category Archives: health

Grieving is Essential to Change

Grieving is essential to change. Grief actually serves a good purpose when dealing with change. Grieving is the process of reconciling yourself with new circumstances, with a changed world. Without grief, change would paralyze you; drive you insane. Before people … Continue reading

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Comfort Food

WINTER SQUASH AND APPLE SOUP 1½ lb winter squash, peeled, seeded, and cut into 2″ chunks 3 onions, peeled and quartered 3 garlic cloves, peeled and diced 3 Gala apples, peeled, cored, and cut into 2″ chunks 2 tablespoons olive … Continue reading

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Ten Tips for Christian Widows

A Christian counselor friend says, “If you were my sister, my mother, or a dear friend and your husband had just died, here are the ten things I’d tell you to successfully navigate the waters of widowhood.” 1. Trust God. Easier said than done, I … Continue reading

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THERE COMES A DAY

Whether you think so at first, there finally comes a day when you actually feel better and when you are no longer consumed with grief. You come to terms with the fact that your loved one is gone and never … Continue reading

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Pilgrimage to Sacred Places

What is a Pilgrimage? All religions, from the rudimentary to the most expansive, have a common specific place of reference that assumes particular importance for their followers.  In their eyes, this singular aura marks out a territory traveled mentally as … Continue reading

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