Your last day on this earth.


Blog post by Christina Rasmussen It’s hard to think about our own last day. You probably think I have some guts to bring this up to this group of people, who lost so much. But ever since my life turned upside down, there is one question I ask myself every day: ‘What do I need to do today to make…

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Christina’s story of loss and rebirth..


by Christina Rasmussen “Happiness is beneficial for the body, but it is grief that develops the powers of the mind.” —Marcel Proust When my terminally ill, 35-year-old beloved husband lay dying on a small hospital bed, with two oxygen masks over his mouth, I knew the kind of terror that was coming…

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The Birth of Second Firsts


by Christina Rasmussen The name Second Firsts was born at 2:00am in December 2008 while sitting at my desk trying to figure out what I needed to do with my life. Still grieving very strongly, but also having passion for my life's purpose, I knew then that my life was a gift and i was about to…

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Life After Your Forever Ends


By:  Sharen Wendy Robertson I first met my ex-husband when I was 14 years old, October 19, 1974. We were married about four years later on March 19, 1978. The marriage endured for 28 years, but ended in divorce on February 14, 2006 (yes, Valentine’s Day). What happens when your life with a…

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Your last day on this earth.


Blog post by Christina Rasmussen It’s hard to think about our own last day. You probably think I have some guts to bring this up to this group of people, who lost so much. But ever since my life turned upside down, there is one question I ask myself every day: ‘What do I need to do today to make…

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Christina’s story of loss and rebirth..


by Christina Rasmussen “Happiness is beneficial for the body, but it is grief that develops the powers of the mind.” —Marcel Proust When my terminally ill, 35-year-old beloved husband lay dying on a small hospital bed, with two oxygen masks over his mouth, I knew the kind of terror that was coming…

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The Birth of Second Firsts


by Christina Rasmussen The name Second Firsts was born at 2:00am in December 2008 while sitting at my desk trying to figure out what I needed to do with my life. Still grieving very strongly, but also having passion for my life's purpose, I knew then that my life was a gift and i was about to…

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Life After Your Forever Ends


By:  Sharen Wendy Robertson I first met my ex-husband when I was 14 years old, October 19, 1974. We were married about four years later on March 19, 1978. The marriage endured for 28 years, but ended in divorce on February 14, 2006 (yes, Valentine’s Day). What happens when your life with a…

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