Remembering Mom & Dad

Another way to keep on track was to compile a memory book for our family.  The idea was to capture pictures and stories in one place so the younger generation would be able to know their grandparents and great-grandparents better.  I gathered up things that we’d said or written about mom and dad along with family pictures and created a book on  It turned out well and provided me with a much needed channel for my grief processing.  Somehow, turning my sadness into something tangible that we could hold and share helped.  You can see the result here

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  1. A treasure Erin. Front and center always on my coffee table. It bursts open with regularity. Thanks for putting grief into action and creating a family history book! You amaze me girl. George

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