A lettered quote meant to comfort those who are grieving the death of their partner on Valentine's Day; the quote is presented in dark blue script on a light purple background, surrounded by simple light gray heart illustrations; the quote reads,

Valentine's Day Ways to find comfort and hope when you’re grieving on Valentine’s Day (or support someone who is)

Grief is always hard, but especially on Valentine’s Day. From social media to stores to kids’ classrooms, it can feel...

A lettered quote meant for those who are struggling with a breakup or divorce on or near Valentine's Day; the quote is set in dark blue script on a light purple background, and is embellished with light gray heart illustrations; the quote reads,

Valentine's Day How to survive Valentine’s Day after a divorce or breakup

We know that ending a relationship can be extremely heartbreaking. It’s a very significant loss, and when Valentine’s...

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Mother's Day Mother's Day without Mom: Remembering lost loved ones with new traditions

This Mother’s Day will be my third without my mom. She died just before Thanksgiving and Christmas in 2020, which mad...

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Lifestyle How to Write an Obituary: What to Say About the Life of a Loved One

Summarizing a loved one’s life can feel like an impossible task, especially when you’re grieving. It’s even more chal...

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Friends How to survive a friendship breakup

There are a few things that I dreamed of having more than anything as a kid—like a golden retriever, my own room, mer...

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Sympathy What to Write in a Sympathy Card

Signing a sympathy card isn’t easy. We search for words. We wonder what would be comforting to hear. We worry abou...

How to Grieve Together When You Can’t Be Together

Sympathy How to Grieve Together When You Can’t Be Together

When someone has died, our first instinct is to rally around the family and friends closest to the deceased, offer...

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Sympathy Grief support: How to help someone who is grieving immediately after a loss

When a friend suffers the loss of a loved one, their whole life changes. And we wonder: What can we do to help som...

Two hands and a feather symbolizing Continuing Grief Support: How to Help Someone Who is Grieving over Time

Sympathy Continuing Grief Support: How to Help Someone Who is Grieving over Time

Grief doesn’t follow a schedule. There’s no deadline for the feelings of sadness, anger and loneliness to subside ...

Hands with a wreath of leaves symbolizing Grief Support on Anniversaries, Birthdays and Special Occasions

Sympathy Grief support on anniversaries, birthdays and special occasions

When you’re supporting a friend through their grief, look to the calendar for cues about when they might need extr...