Thor, the Doggo

Photo by Kayla D. Good Photography

In case you’re confused, this story is not about the god of thunder.  It’s actually about my dog!  When people found out that I had gotten a puppy just 7 days after my husband passed away, I got a lot of different reactions.  Of course, some people thought nothing of it and just wanted an invitation to cuddle my sweet puppy.  Others had a worried sense, questioning if I was going to be able to handle a puppy on my own while navigating my new normal.  Looking back, I can totally understand why people thought this way, but at the time I knew what I wanted and had a plan to get it.

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The Widow Chronicles Pt. 6

Hi!  I’m Hannah and my husband died.  Most of you already know that story.  If you don’t, you can click here to catch up!  Today, I am sharing my unprofessional, yet very experienced advice on the things you should do just before or right after getting married so that when (not if) you or your spouse die, your life doesn’t have to become a huge mess like mine did.

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The Widow Chronicles Pt. 5

I’m starting this week’s blog with a disclaimer. There is no right or wrong way to honor someone’s passing, to remember someone on the day they passed, or to celebrate the day that they entered heaven. Everyone does this differently and I really don’t feel like there is anybody out there that can tell you whether you’re doing that right or wrong. So, this week I don’t have advice for you on how to commemorate a day that is so significant, but also so fragile. Instead, I’m going to be open with you about why this day is something that I struggle with.

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