A View from an Empty Nest: Surprising, Poignant, Wonderful Things on the Horizon Just for Mom Devotions

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Harvest House Publishers #ad - Hope and help from one mom's heart to anotheras you send your child off to college or to start their independent adult life, do you suddenly find yourself grieving the loss of your kid's childhood? Are you struggling to adjust to your shifting role and life in a quieter home? You are not alone. Bonnie sparrman has been where you are and is here to offer reassurance and encouragement.

In this helpful guide to navigating your new reality, comfort, know that god is here to guide, you willrealize your continued value, albeit in a new waybe inspired by Scripture verses and real-life storiesknow that grieving is a healthy part of this transitiongain a better understanding of how to communicate with your child as an adultdraw closer to God as you seek His will for what comes nextAs you release your child out into the world, and care for you.

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Release My Grip: Hope for a Parent's Heart as Kids Leave the Nest and Learn to Fly

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Group Publishing #ad - With every chapter of release my grip, you’ll find:   • compelling reflection questions that draw you into the peace of God’s presence and promise, gently shifting your focus from the loss you feel to the richness and hope of a new season that’s just beginning. You’ll also gain the practical tools you need to help you pause, reflect, and capture the words on your heart during your own unique journey as a parent of a young adult fledgling—from high school graduation through the years that follow.

Journaling spaces that make it easy to capture your letting-go journey as it unfolds, making this book a treasured keepsake to reflect back upon. Relevant scriptures to ponder—words that reveal God’s heart, bringing relief and hope in the midst of wondering and worrying. Release my grip, by popular blogger Kami Gilmour, offers inspiration and practical insight as she reveals the surprising truth she learned while knee-deep in this sacred season of parenthood.

Release My Grip: Hope for a Parent's Heart as Kids Leave the Nest and Learn to Fly #ad - Practical challenges that help you adjust to the rhythm of life’s “new normal” and maintain meaningful connection with your young adult child. Saying goodbye to a child as they leave the nest and learn to fly ushers parents into an emotional time of grief, joy and nostalgia. Often humorous and always honest and hope-filled, these stories have equipped and encouraged the hearts of millions on the popular SoulFeed blog.

In this keepsake book, you’ll discover how this time can be fertile ground for deepening your relationship with Jesus.

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Empty Nest, Full Life: Discovering God's Best for Your Next

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Moody Publishers #ad - Empty nesting can be a disorienting time, but it can also be the best time of your life. But what now?! if you’re like most moms, and full of questions, hopes, loose ends, you’re caught between grief and delight, and regrets. Full of stories and new insights, you’ll find your spirits lifted and hope renewed.

. How to thrive after your kids leave homeit’s happening! you weren’t always sure you’d get here, but the kids grew up and are surviving—more or less successfully. Jill savage, an empty-nest veteran, offers youWISDOM for the murky waters ahead. Teaching you what you need to let go of and hold on to ENCOURAGEMENT for when you’re feeling confused and discouraged.

Empty Nest, Full Life: Discovering God's Best for Your Next #ad - Ideas for when you don’t know "what’s next?" Jill offers loads of practical ideas for coping and thriving in this encore season.

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Empty Nest: What's Next?: Parenting Adult Children Without Losing Your Mind

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Hendrickson Publishers, Inc. #ad - Learning to Step Back and Occasionally Advise5. Reinvesting in Your Marriage 10 Redefining your Role in Life Now 15. Loving Them Unconditionally. Supporting your Adult Children through a Crisis 21. Keeping first Things First Faith Then Family4. Praying for something You Can t Talk About 28. Accepting that Parenting Mistakes Are Done Deals3.

Reinventing life Goals from Midlife and Beyond 17. Parents will discover a biblical model of faith-inspiring exercises that enable them to not simply cope with the demands of parenting their young adult children, freedom, but also to find peace, and joy in the process. Asking for Forgiveness as Needed29.

Empty Nest: What's Next?: Parenting Adult Children Without Losing Your Mind #ad - Helping adult children Endure the Difficult Seasons of Life 18. Intellectually letting go is one thing; emotionally letting go is much more difficult, especially when the consequences are adult sized. Entering the Empty Nest or Almost There 2. This resource will offer parents true stories of other moms and dads who are facing the very same challenges.

Viewing your adult Children as Peers and Equals 11. Welcoming Untimely Interruptions 20 Recognizing that Adult Children Make Adult-Sized Mistakes 7.

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From Mom to Me Again: How I Survived My First Empty-Nest Year and Reinvented the Rest of My Life

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Sourcebooks #ad - Shultz's struggle with the empty nest and the transformation of her marriage, friendships, career, and ultimately herself, is part memoir and part self-help guide. Her house was empty, her purpose unclear. She shows women that while they'll always be mothers, it's time for them to take center stage in their own lives once again and embrace this new stage of life.

From Mom to Me Again: How I Survived My First Empty-Nest Year and Reinvented the Rest of My Life #ad - Discover your own identity after your kids leave home!When her children left for college, Melissa Shultz was certain that she had prepared them for their new lives―but her own life was a different matter entirely. Funny, and practical, comforting, this book tells Shultz's personal story and provides valuable advice for readers preparing to send their children off into the world.

If her life was no longer dominated by the day-to-day demands of being "Mom, " then who exactly was she? And how would she ever move forward?From Mom to Me Again is the story of one woman's reinvention.

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Healing the Empty Nester's Grieving Heart: 100 Practical Ideas for Parents After the Kids Move Out, Go Off to College, or Start Taking Flight Healing Your Grieving Heart series

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Companion Press #ad - Advice is also offered for nurturing a marriage or partnership through this challenging time. You've spent most of your adult life focused on the care and raising of your children, and now they're leaving. You may feel surprised at the power of your grief—a confusing mixture of sadness, excitement, fear, hope, emptiness, and other emotions all at once.

Healing the Empty Nester's Grieving Heart: 100 Practical Ideas for Parents After the Kids Move Out, Go Off to College, or Start Taking Flight Healing Your Grieving Heart series #ad - This book by one of the world's most beloved grief counselors helps parents understand their normal and necessary empty nester grief. For you and for them, this major transition is often challenging in many ways. The 100 practical tips and activities are designed to help you acknowledge and express your feelings of loss, foster love and respect, and, over time, find ways to re-instill your life with meaning.

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Barbara and Susan's Guide to the Empty Nest

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Bethany House Publishers #ad - Discover new passion and purpose after the Kids Leave HomeMany women approaching their empty-nest years do so with mixed emotions--feeling grief for what is no more but also excitement for what lies ahead. Offering practical advice and biblical guidance, along with inspiring personal stories of women who have discovered how to live a meaningful life during the "second half, " Barbara and Susan help you work out how to flourish and thrive in your own empty nests.

Barbara and Susan's Guide to the Empty Nest #ad - . Barbara rainey and susan yates are seasoned empty nesters, and they know firsthand the ups and downs, the uncertainty and challenges that accompany this new stage of life. Although mom is a lifelong role, the job description changes significantly when the kids are grown. Questions abound: who am i now? how do i relate to my kids? How will my marriage be affected? Where am I needed? Every woman in this stage needs to determine her own redefined role as wife, friend, mother, and more.

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Chicken Soup for the Soul: Empty Nesters: 101 Stories about Surviving and Thriving When the Kids Leave Home

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Chicken Soup for the Soul #ad - This book provides support during a very emotional but exciting time for parents - sending their children off to college, new homes, or careers. It's a must-read for empty nesters or soon-to-be empty nesters grappling with their own bittersweet new freedom. This is chicken soup for the soul's first book on a very emotional but exciting time for parents - sending their children off to college or new homes and careers.

This terrific book is a must read for empty nesters or soon-to-be empty nesters. It contains 101 stories written by parents who have been there already and share their stories with new empty nesters. These heartfelt stories will inspire, support, and amuse parents grappling with their own bittersweet new freedom.

The book also includes stories from the kids themselves, providing the view from the other side. Parents will nod their heads, cry a little, and laugh a lot as they recognize themselves and their almost grown-up children in these stories. In this book, parents share stories of gazing at surprisingly clean bedrooms, and handling the continuing, and often humorous, starting new careers, rediscovering their spouses, needs of their children even while they are away at college or ensconced in their own apartments.

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Your Amazing Itty Bitty Empty-Nester Survival Book: 15 Critical Tips To Thrive When Your Kids Leave Home

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Suzy Prudden #ad - Dorine kramer shares 15 Essential Tips and Tools she discovered when she was in your shoes. Dorine says: “when your kids leave the nest, it's your time to soar!” Your children are gone. Now what? in this powerful Itty Bitty Book, Dr. Discover how to be the person you want to be and live the life you want to live now that the kids are gone.

Your Amazing Itty Bitty Empty-Nester Survival Book: 15 Critical Tips To Thrive When Your Kids Leave Home #ad - Challenges you may be facing: • have you lost your identity and don't know who you are anymore? • has your full time, restore your relationships, or anxious that you're losing your connection with your adult children? Pick up this insightful book today to redefine your identity, and you don't know what to do with yourself? • Do you feel isolated, perhaps embarrassed, 24/7 parenting role vanished, seemingly overnight, but don't want to burden your friends and family by telling them? • Have you become aware of distance between you and your spouse, reinvent your role in life, sad, and redesign your future.

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The Empty Nest Companion: A little book of love and encouragement for when your child leaves the nest

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CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform #ad - Yes, they leave us! but it’s all good, and we just need to know how to better navigate the mixed bag of emotions that this transition creates for us. Our goal for this book was to gather stories about how we as parents are dealing with, or have dealt with, the emotions of our Empty Nest experience. What exactly is the empty nest? it is typically the time when our children graduate from high school and either leave for college, join the military, or just move out to start their adult lives.

. This book describes the empty nest and provides insight on how to deal with the emotions of being an empty nester from a life-coaching perspective, as well as guidance to those on the verge of entering the Empty Nest.

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60 Ways to Keep Your Brain Sharp: Helpful Habits for a Clear Mind and a Great Memory

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Harvest House Publishers #ad - Start sharpening your skills today and experience the amazing benefits of better brain health. It is the essence of who God made you to be and affects how you interpret the world around you. Protect and preserve your most valuable Asset No matter your age, the way your brain works is of utmost importance to the quality of your life.

Discover new ways to enhance your brain's function by focusing on these four areas:physical activity—getting regular exercise to help promote mental fitnessNutrition—understanding the importance of a healthy diet on cognitive performanceIntellectually stimulating activities—keeping your mind flexed and nimbleSpiritual and social connections—staying engaged with God and others As you apply the wisdom found in this helpful guide, placing you on the path to a happier, you will ensure improved mental acuity now and in the future, more fulfilling life.

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