1. "Let go a little," says Sara Kate, food professional and author. She recommends keeping things simple by asking for and accepting help, doing as much ahead a time as you can, and not stressing about making things perfect...
Even when we are willing to forgive, it is a process that takes time. The "steps" are more than psycho-babble. They are a legitimate road we need to travel to reach the place we want to be - a place of freedom and hope. Here's an article that really makes the "how & why" of each step easier to understand.
Is there a void in your life where a parent used to be? Have you ever wanted to hear someone else's perspective? This shares the story of pushing through hard times and remembering the good moments with a parent.
Relevant Magazine recently posted an article for graduates with a list of 10 things they should keep in mind as they move into the next phase of their lives. This list offers great advice for a variety of life transitions.