Category: Observations (Shayna Elayne)

Day 2139- May Is Mental Health Month

Day 2139- May Is Mental Health Month

19 years ago Kayla started school. We were just launching Treasured Locks, inspired by the need to find good products for the girls’ hair. Shayna was only two years old. So much has changed in those 19 years. Shayna passed six years ago, just after Kayla finished her first year of college. We thought Kayla […]

Day 1736- We Are All Grieving Now- Coronavirus Lockdown Blues

Day 1736- We Are All Grieving Now- Coronavirus Lockdown Blues

You may be thinking; I’m not grieving. I haven’t lost anyone. We tend to associate grief with the loss of a person but the loss of life. But grief can come about with any significant loss in our life, whether it’s a loss of income, loss of a job, loss of freedom, loss of a […]

Day 1672- Was I High When I Chose My Family?

Day 1672- Was I High When I Chose My Family?

“Family, where life begins, and love never ends.” It’s a lovely thought, isn’t it? This is on a plaque my wife bought. It’s in our downstairs powder room. It’s a great sentiment. But, it certainly doesn’t resonate with everyone. This week in the Afterlife Topics group on Facebook, someone asked a question about soul planning. […]

Day 1665- The Day After Shayna’s Birthday

Day 1665- The Day After Shayna’s Birthday

Birthdays, anniversaries, holidays, all of these things are a confusing mix of emotions after we have “lost” a dear one. Shayna’s 20th birthday was a day that brought a feeling of dread as it loomed larger and larger on the calendar. Starting last week, well-meaning parents in Helping Parents Heal began offering sympathetic messages to […]

Day 1588- Let’s Make Reality A Little Easier to See

Day 1588- Let’s Make Reality A Little Easier to See

Connection. The more you are aware of this between you and all things, all people, the more peace, joy, and love you will experience in your life. Separation. The more you see this as the truth of your existence , the more isolation and desolation you will feel. Perspective is all-important. Looking at the surface, […]

Day 1587- Are You Feeling A Little SAD?

Day 1587- Are You Feeling A Little SAD?

Here in the northern hemisphere, it’s late October. The leaves are turning, the skies are often gray all day, and the days are short. If you’re feeling a little SAD, there may be a good reason for it. What is SAD? Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) affects an estimated 5% of the population in a significant […]

Day 1584- I’ve Got To Use My Imagination

Day 1584- I’ve Got To Use My Imagination

I’ve really got to use my imagination To think of good reasons To keep on keepin’ on (keep on keepin’ on)- Gladys Knight   Imagination- what do you think of when you hear that word? My friend Kat Baillie and I had a little debate about this. Kat is an amazing professional medium. For her, […]

Schedule Free 30 Minute Consultation

Resources for You

Support My Work

Most of my work is done free of charge. If you’d like to help me keep it going, please make a financial contribution by clicking the button above.

Get the Free e-Book

Get the latest updates and never miss information from Grief 2 Growth.

Plus, you'll receive our bonus eBook, Creating Habits to Relieve Stress.

Scroll to Top