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Passed and Present: Happiness Habits to Help You Find Joy This Holiday Season

Join this timely conversation about building happiness this holiday season while grieving. We’ll be featuring happiness expert Gretchen Rubin and critically-acclaimed author Allison Gilbert.

Author Allison Gilbert hosts a new discussion every month. This month, Gretchen Rubin will share happiness tips that use your five senses to create a path of more energy, creativity, and love this holiday season, which we know is often a difficult time for those who’ve lost a loved one. All are welcome!

Gretchen Rubin is one of today’s most influential observers of happiness and human nature. She’s the author of many books, including The Happiness Project and the forthcoming Life in Five Senses. She hosts the award-winning podcast Happier with Gretchen Rubin, where she explores practical solutions for living a happier life.

Allison Gilbert is co-author of Listen, World!: How the Intrepid Elsie Robinson Became America's Most-Read Woman, the first biography of American writer Elsie Robinson. She is also the author of Passed and Present: Keeping Memories of Loved Ones Alive. On Allison’s popular grief and resilience blog, she features Q & A’s with some of the most notable names in our culture today including, Arianna Huffington, Jon Stewart, and bestselling authors Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Dani Shapiro, and Susan Orlean. She is host of "Women Journalists of 9/11: Their Stories,” a 20-part documentary series produced in collaboration with the 9/11 Memorial & Museum. Featured journalists include Savannah Guthrie, Maggie Haberman, Linda Wertheimer, Dana Bash, and many others.

Please take a moment to follow her on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. She’s everywhere as “agilbertwriter."

The Passed and Present series, named after Allison’s inspiring book, is sponsored by For Grief, a platform created with a single goal in mind: to provide in one place the best and most trusted resources, support, and information available to begin the healing process. For Grief believes there’s always hope in a brighter tomorrow.

Registrants will be added to the For Grief and Reimagine e-newsletter lists.


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