Grief of a Miscarriage

Following on from my recent blog about grief I wanted to write about a grief that isn’t easily talked about and seems to be a taboo subject.   The grief following a miscarriage is a deeply distressing experience for a woman (or couple) to cope with....

Grief – Saying Goodbye to a Wonderful Grandmother

Names have not been changed as this blog is about saying goodbye to my a wonderful grandmother (pictured) and dealing with grief. 10 days ago my beautiful grandmother aged 99 fell asleep. She had an amazing life and was and will continue to be my inspiration. She was...

Remembering Loved Ones at Christmas

As Christmas approaches our thoughts go to loved ones who are no longer with us. This is perfectly natural, after all we have shared many happy memories with them, especially if it is a parent or partner we are remembering. We remember the trouble they would go to...

A young girl and the loss of her beloved pet rabbit

“It feels like there’s a lump in my throat”. This is the description a young girl gave me to describe her sore throat. Her mother tells me that she is complaining of constant pain in her throat. She feels better when she is eating and drinking. She is off from school...