In Six Words, How Would You Describe Spring?

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After our long, cold, snowy winter, spring feels like heaven. Spring brings possibilities, a break from what’s difficult, a reminder that longer, better days are in front of us. So, I wonder, how would you describe spring in six words? Share your six-word story about spring in our comments section, below. Related Articles In Six Words, What Was Caregiving Like ... Read More »

Enhanced Feature: Ask Us Your Questions

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Last year, I added a section to our site called Questions and Answers so that you can ask our community for help with problems or worries or resources. I haven’t been happy with the section for awhile and have been debating about what it needs. So I poked around and found a better solution for us. You can ask questions, ... Read More »

Please Reset Your Password

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Last night, we learned of a vulnerability the can compromise the safety of a website. I pay for a service to monitor the safety of our website. This vulnerability does not affect us. Just to be on the safe side, I’ve sent a request for AfterGiving.com members to reset your AfterGiving.com account password. The message may look a little goofy ... Read More »

Next: Second, Blue, Giggle

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Our next three words in our Community AfterGiving Journal are: Second Blue Giggle You can write about each separately in three separate posts. You can write about all three in one post. You can write sentences using all three words. In essence, you can write about the words in the way that feels right for you. Then, every week, I’ll ... Read More »

Is It Too Much Counting?

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We count so many things. Our birthdays, our vacation days, hours till a wonderful steak dinner, and minutes that a child was born. Our entire lives are spent counting events good and bad in our lives. But when someone passes away for me it seems that somehow counting takes on a different meaning. When my spouse was diagnosed with paralysis ... Read More »

Next: Repair, Corner, Pull

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Our next three words in our Community AfterGiving Journal are: Repair Corner Pull You can write about each separately in three separate posts. You can write about all three in one post. You can write sentences using all three words. In essence, you can write about the words in the way that feels right for you. Then, every week, I’ll ... Read More »

Adrenaline Rush

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Has anyone else felt like their body is in a continual adrenaline rush? It will be four weeks since my dad passed. I wonder if it is because my body is adjusting from not running. The feeling is horrible. Just wondering if anyone else felt this. Related Articles What Happens When We Get Sick? (aftergiving.com) Read More »