Lisa Bevere on how her son catalyzed her leap of faith into Christianity.
I keep pushing the wheelchair, trying to take deep breaths without being obvious. He repeats, “We have so much to be grateful for, don’t we?”
John Schlimm on how to direct your energy positively.
Being part of a family has provided all of us with more leadership skills than we realize, and the things we’ve learned at home can transfer seamlessly into our business lives.
“I’ve learned that in order to heal, I have to fearlessly and intimately sift through the wreckage of my past.”
Entitling confidence, love, and empathy are just some of the ways to make your kids more conscious of the world, others, and less self absorbed.
In conducting interviews with highly resilient people, whether professional athletes, Olympics heroes, survivors of devastating injuries, or devastating home environments, they all revealed the drive to bounce back was an essential element in successfully overcoming adversity.
The suicide of your loved one irrevocably changes you. The process of profound, complicated grief leads you deeper into your heart. The three mileposts of acceptance, forgiveness, and compassion become your pathway to peace. Dr. Adele Ryan McDowell assures you that the day will come when you can once again take a full breath and your newly pieced-together heart will remain intact.
Undirected play opens up a new world to children where they can solve problems both imagined and real. Unstructured play drives children to be creative, learn and play at their own pace, and removes some of the stress created by the pressure to follow adult rules.
My son will never know the man who was once a driven writer for a major lottery corporation. My son will not know his father as an educator who enthusiastically prepared literature lessons for high school students
You’ve grown up, and the constraints are clear. You would not dress a child in the same pants and shirt year after year. So it is with relationships: if they remain the same shape and size, after a time, they just don’t fit.
Jan Ellison on falling in love and keeping the romance alive for 20 years.
Michael Feeley on his story of growth.
What does self care after loss really mean? Judith Burdick walks us through the steps.
Kelly Buckley on dealing with the progress of life after her son’s death.