How to Make Your Lost Loved Ones Part of Your Family Gatherings

Hey, it’s Amy Newmark with your Chicken Soup for the Soul. Today’s inspiration and advice come from Chicken Soup for the Soul: Grieving, Loss and Healing. This new collection of inspirational, compassionate, and empowering stories will help you cope with loss, regain your strength, and find joy in life again. This book has been doing very well at Walmart and other book sellers, so I know there’s a real demand for what it offers. And today I’m going to share a couple of stories about one of the themes in the book, and that is how to make your absent loved ones part of your family gatherings. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit

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