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This. Is. Grief.

Crying in the Shower Journal entry by Erin dated 10.20.20 I stepped into the shower… this morning, after 3 days of lounging around in my yoga pants, to finally give myself the much needed care that I so desperately deserved.  I opened up my music app and selected the song “See you Again” by Wiz

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P.S. I Love You

“The love we had will never fade for it’s locked away in the deepest cave.” ~Erin Hente I remember the day I met him back in 1997. A friend of a friend asked me to take her home after school and I obligingly said yes. Just down the street from her house was a local

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Life is a Gift

There comes a pivotal moment in each of our lives that shapes the way we view the world and the decisions we make from that moment forward. For some of us, that may be one singular or a collection of beautiful moments such as your wedding day, the birth of a child, graduating college, starting

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Into the Unknown

In an instant my family’s life was forever changed when my husband died suddenly a little over four years ago.  The months that followed my husband Andy’s death left me feeling incapable of dreaming of what this new life was supposed to look like without him.  Too many questions lied ahead that I just wasn’t

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Four years have gone since the day my husband died.  The day I got a phone call asking “Where are you headed”, so the Dayton Police Department could meet up with me to deliver the worst news of my entire life.  July 8, 2015 was the date that all of the emotions I felt on

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