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At Widow 411 you’ll find practical resources to help make widowhood more manageable. Find my tips, tricks, successes, and failures (doh!) to survive and even thrive through widowhood. You’re not alone. We can figure this out together.

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How do you decide what needs to get done first? How do you figure out how to do things your spouse used to do? How do you even get out of bed in the morning? Check out some of the most popular Widow 411 blog posts below to help you get started.


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10 Unusual But Significant Self-Care Ideas for Widows

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Don’t Compare the Beginning of Your Grief Journey to Someone Else’s Middle

How many times have you compared your grief journey to another widow’s and thought, “damn…I’m not half as with it...Read More

The Top 5 Things You Need To Know About Widow Survivor Benefits

Chances are you receive widow survivor benefits from the Social Security Administration (SSA). If you’ve ever been confused about your...Read More