There is no set time that is appropriate for sorting through your partner’s personal belongings. There is also no concrete plan for determining what you should do with them once you have sorted them!
Rachel Kodanaz is an author, speaker and consultant helping her audiences to Embrace Life’s Challenges. Overcoming her own adversary following the sudden death of her husband, leaving her with a two-year-old daughter. She has been speaking passionately to national audiences of all sizes for over 20 years, addressing all aspects of change, growth, and acceptance that comes with embracing life challenges – those expected and unexpected.
Rachel holds a BS in Business Administration and has published numerous articles and has appeared on Good Morning America. She has published several books, Best-selling Living with Loss One Day at a Time, Grief in the Workplace: A Comprehensive Guide for Being Prepared and her forthcoming book (Sept 2019) Finding Peace, One Piece at a Time: What to do with your and a loved one’s personal possessions.
Relationships with the parents and family of our loved ones come in all shapes and sizes. Family dynamics which were once complicated can become clearer as you all grieve the death of a central person in your lives…