Direction and Grief

Preview to the topic: Unguided Overwhelmed Not knowing what to do or where to turn. We feel like we have lost our way and do not know what direction we will be heading in, or if the direction we are choosing is the right or best one…… Please see Direction and Grief which covers: Introduction […]

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Reflection and Grief

Preview to the topic: Sitting with thoughts. Reflecting on life and our experience. Our four-year experience of losing our Dad. How different we have become, still not knowing who we are, still barely managing to navigate and find our way through daily life. Still trying to be engaged in present moments. Please see Reflection and […]

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Understanding and Grief

Preview to the topic: My sister and I have been on this journey for four years now. As that has been written and acknowledged I am shaking my head in disbelief. It has and is an experience of highs, lows, sadness, joy. One thing throughout this journey is that we feel as though we are […]

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Grief is not Linear

Preview to the topic This topic came about purely by chance, because of a conversation I was having with my sister. The term grief is not like looking through rose-tinted glasses came to mind. We went to google it to see if this was something that would give any information. But auto type came up […]

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National Grief Awareness Day 2021

Preview to the topic: Today is National Grief Awareness Day. We didn’t question doing a topic on this. Worldwide so many of us are grieving. The way we grieve, mourn and honour loved ones has changed drastically due to the pandemic. Grief is still quite a taboo subject; this is why we feel passionate about […]

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Triggers Anxiety and Grief

Preview to the topic: My sister and I are aware the moment our Dad was hospitalised in September 2016 to this very day our anxiety has gone through the roof. We are also aware that triggers can transport us back to moments of the trauma of our Dad’s situation, making us feel like we are […]

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Memories and Grief

Preview to the topic: Quite often in life, we reminisce on past times. This could be by choice, or it could be by circumstances. As an example, a social media platform could show you a memory from the year before (and years prior to that) Or, it could be like me when looking at old […]

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Fatherless Father’s Day

Preview to the topic: This is something that feels so strange. What is even more strange is forgetting that Father’s Day is a thing and forgetting that the day is coming around. Never in our minds did we think about this being something that we would feel or go through….. Please see Fatherless Father’s Day […]

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