The first installment in my new series of Grief-stricken posts that I’m calling ‘Cooking from Scratch for One’. Widowhood is an adventure of sorts, albeit an unwanted one, and this series is part of the adventure. I am telling my story in the hopes it might help someone else who is struggling with loss and grief. If you like what you read, please feel free to share it with others that you think might benefit from what I’ve gone through and have learned and am learning. I look forward to hearing your thoughts and reading your comments. Cheers, Karen
I “finished” the hand braided rug that I was making back in 2016 out of some of my late husband’s tee shirts and I’m not sure which I’m more pleased with, the rug itself or that it’s finally finished. Big win for me either way!
The most common version of vintage dressing, I think, is to go to a thrift store and buy an item of clothing dating back to last season or to years gone by and to add it to your wardrobe. Even though that item may be 50 years old that you just bought at the Salvation […]
A visit to an old work stomping grounds unexpectedly brings Karen to tears. When this happens, it is what Karen calls a “grief slap”.