Archive | Grief

After the Funeral, Help Them Help You

I joined the W Club in July of 2016 after my husband lost his battle with cancer. I blog about my revelations as a widow working my way through grief at The Wandering Widow. I’m grateful Treasure Valley Hospice invited me to share some of my observations with you. Starting the moment your loved one […]

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Compassion and Grieving Friends

I was very fortunate to be in a position where I could interview the wife and daughter of a patient who had passed while under the care of our hospice team. This blog is about their story, their grief and the world that had changed for them. In a world of social media and the […]

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Grief Filled Holiday

Joy Filled Holidays…not always.  It probably comes as no surprise to health care providers that several studies show people have a greater chance of dying on Christmas, the day after Christmas or New Year’s Day than any other single day of the year.  As reported by Jen Christianson of CNN, this is true for people […]

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