Grief: Recent Loss & Reflections

Exactly a week ago, two policemen showed up at our door asking if they could speak to my husband. Our day was a normal “quarantine-adjusted” day – homeschool, work at home, Zoom meetings, etc. Nothing warned us of the news that came from these officers’ mouths in a matter of seconds once they were settledContinue reading “Grief: Recent Loss & Reflections”

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

In 1989, the United States Congress acknowledged October as “Domestic Violence Awareness Month.” This is monumental as every 9 seconds, a woman is beaten by a spouse/significant other while 1 in 4 men are victims of physical violence by an intimate partner.  This month my organization, Healthy Relationships Network, will be taking time to acknowledgeContinue reading “Domestic Violence Awareness Month”