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When Getting Back Up Makes a World of Difference

Originally posted on Empty Nest, What's Next? Parenting Adult Children Without Losing Your Mind:
Beloved best-selling fiction and more recently, non-fiction author, Debbie Macomber, has written a book that is sure to put the bloom back in readers’ hearts and lives. Her new title, One Perfect Word: One Word Can Make All the Difference,…

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Like It or Not, Kneeling IS the Power Position

Originally posted on Empty Nest, What's Next? Parenting Adult Children Without Losing Your Mind:
A few years back I read this essay by Randy Alcorn and thought, yep, that’s me…and it wasn’t a happy thought. And if you’re anything like me, you too, want to meet others’ needs when you’re feeling healthy, wealthy, and…

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Out of My Element…and Loving It

Originally posted on Empty Nest, What's Next? Parenting Adult Children Without Losing Your Mind:
I live near enough to Lake Erie where on some days I can smell the water, hear the waves crashing on shore, and on rare occasions, almost feel the mist drifting off the water’s edge into my kitchen window. Although…

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Stepping Into An Unknown Future with a Known God

Originally posted on Empty Nest, What's Next? Parenting Adult Children Without Losing Your Mind:
This past weekend I was sitting in two separate ceremonies watching my son graduate from college. And yep, I was that mom holding back tears of… happiness pride thankfulness and dare I admit…some measure of trepidation. For four years I…

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Caring for Our Aging Parents – Lessons in Love, Loss, and Letting Go

  Please take a few moments to read what other authors and speakers are saying about my upcoming release, Caring for Our Aging Parents: Lessons in Love, Loss, and Letting Go. Michele Howe has a wonderful way of writing so readers feel her heart in every paragraph.  She uses her own experiences in writing, so… Continue reading Caring for Our Aging Parents – Lessons in Love, Loss, and Letting Go

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10 Questions with Michele Howe

Originally posted on Empty Nest, What's Next? Parenting Adult Children Without Losing Your Mind:
Excited to share the interview with Hendrickson Publishing on my new book, Empty Nest, What’s Next? Please take a moment to click on the link below to learn more about why I wrote this book and what I learned along…