I also guest posted at ChristianMommas.com about how to lead our kiddos (and ourselves) through grief. Here is an excerpt:
“Telling my 5 year old son that his baby brother or sister had died and was no longer growing in my belly was one of the most heartbreaking things I have ever done. Telling him that his uncle died just a few months later, and attending the funeral was a close second. Coming home from the funeral to find that our beloved family pet, Bloo (the blue Beta fish), had passed while we were gone was salt in our wounds.
How do we lead our children through grief?
How do we help them grieve in a way that moves them toward healing while we are suffering our own traumatic loss?”
Continue reading the rest of this post here.
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