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My Grief Through the Holidays

Lori and Mom

For the first time in 66 years, I won’t hear my mother’s voice on Christmas day. She died five months ago after a brief illness.

Managing Family Stress During The Holidays

family holiday stress

While there is no magic recipe to avoid some of the stress, here are some suggestions for managing holiday stress and family drama. Expecting difficult relatives to behave differently probably isn’t realistic. Self-care and planning are key to managing anxiety and emotional strain!

Six Tips for Managing Grief During the Holidays

back to all Grief is difficult at any time of the year but none more so than over the holidays. Have you lost a loved one, a relationship, a job or suffered another kind of loss this holiday season? These can amplify it even more. Bombarded with advertising messages of family gatherings and ho ho […]