child loss

Best Grief Books

“What are the best grief books?” It’s a question I’ve been asked many times by those who are searching for a book to give to a friend. Although there are dozens of grief books on Amazon (check the grief and bereavement category for a slew of them), these are the ones I enjoyed reading and […] Read more…

Back to School Grief

Back to school always brings up so many different emotions: Some mothers are jumping on their beds with glee. Others are wiping tears as they watch their child get on the bus for the first time. I can hardly believe that my son would have been nine years old and going into third grade this […] Read more…

How to Cope with Child Loss: Part 2

How to Cope with Child Loss: Part 2 You can read part one here. You’re feeling tired, unmotivated, unable to cope with the small stresses of life. Sound familiar? You’re probably dealing with the side effects of grief. These aren’t the ones we normally associate with mourning, like tears or sorrow.  But they are still […] Read more…