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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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Amazon Prime Day 2019: Get Your Smart Home Gadgets on Sale

We’ve been talking in the Sophisticated Widow’s Guide to Smart Home Gadgets posts about why you need smart home gadgets...Read More

Are You Ready to Cut the Cable Cord?

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How Would You Write Your Own Goodbye Letter?

Not even thirty days after my husband’s incurable brain tumor diagnosis, he penned his own goodbye letter. He knew his...Read More