• Blended (Family)

    “A New Normal”

    I have heard people use the term “a new normal” when there has been a change in their life.  Oftentimes, there’s been a loss of a loved one, an illness or injury, or some sudden alteration in the daily life that they’ve been living.  In the process of grieving, rehabilitating or recovering, there is a realization that what was routine is no longer available, is unattainable, or is just very unfamiliar in every way.  So, are we expected to find a different way of life? Most of us have experienced a transition during our lifetime, whether planned or unexpected, have we not?  It may have involved us directly, or someone else’s…