Hi, I’m a mom, daughter, sister, dietitian and friend. I was a wife until my husband died…and that’s why I have this blog! Writing a blog is so very personal. When I’m writing, just remember, these are a general set of ideas, thoughts and feelings that have come to me over the last few days (a sum of what I’m feeling) and do not reflect any single interaction or situation that I’ve had, unless I specifically mention it as such. Grief sucks and is so hard to live with but, grief is also a feeling of love that has nowhere to go so this my outlet! Join me as I take one step at a time to live my life after my loss. Thanks for checking out my blog.
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- I Have No Idea What This Feeling Is!Am I angry? Am I sad? Am I lonely? Am I bored? Am I grieving? Am I lost? Am I disillusioned? Am I restless? What is this feeling? I feel like I want to cry, but then I also feel like I need to do some thing- some thing that is productive or fun! But,Continue reading “I Have No Idea What This Feeling Is!”
- Feeling OverwhelmedAs I write this, I’m feeling overwhelmed – even just by tackling this topic! My mom’s care needs are increasing, so much so, that my needs, responsibilities, self care and care for my son and home are left in the dust. Somehow, this is also triggering a resurgence of trauma and grief! Why does itContinue reading “Feeling Overwhelmed”
- Finding joyIs it possible to live a life full of grief, sadness and anger, but still find joy? Hell yes! I found it today. Let me say that again, I found joy today, and wow, does it feel good! Two things happened that brought me joy today. The first is a brand new bed. This isn’tContinue reading “Finding joy”
Hi, I’m Liz. A dietitian with an insatiable curiousity for science, the unknown and seeking answers to mysteries. The joy in my life comes from my son, every single day. I lost my precious husband suddenly in 2020 and I’m on a quest to share my story, my frustrations, my newfound knowledge and maybe, just maybe, help someone else going through the same challenges! I love writing so get ready because I am writing about my grief, my life, my anger, my joy and everything in between!