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A Life Well Lived

A Life Well Lived
by Gina Valley

My husband’s mom died in the wee hours of this morning.

Although she had been declining, her passing was not expected.  Fortunately, all of her children were at her side when she slipped away.  My husband is very sad.  My heart is broken for him.  Both of his parents are gone now, so it’s a double loss.

Humor Funny Humorous Family Life Love Laugh Laughter Parenting Mom Moms Dad Dads Child Kid Kids Children Son Sons Daughter Daughters Brother Brothers Sister Sisters Grandparent Grandma Grandpa Grandparents Grandfather Grandmother Gina Valley Mother In Law MIL Death Passing A Life Well LivedI suppose I’m like everyone else in examining my own life whenever I’m confronted with the death of someone,

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Seriously Today – Our Dog Is Dying

Seriously Today – Our Dog Is Dying

My kids are off with their dad enjoying time swimming in a giant, cool pool on this desperately hot day while I’m home enjoying being able to complete a thought.

Except that I can’t.

Humor Funny Humorous Family Life Love Laugh Laughter Parenting Mom Moms Dad Dads Child Kid Kids Children Son Sons Daughter Daughters Brother Brothers Sister Sisters Grandparent Grandma Grandpa Grandparents Grandfather Grandmother Gina Valley Dog Dying Sad Compassion Lessons LearnedOn days like this I would normally squirrel up in my office and dive into my work with nearly obsessive focus,

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