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Life Journals


                Your Life Journals are what you wish them to be. They can be private for family, restricted for friends, public and even anonymous & all with live video and pictures.

                                It’s a place you can create for the future so your loved ones or those you invite can log in and get some special time with you when they need you.

                                                                                                                                                  You can

            Tell the story of your life; leave your daily “I love you’s”, your favourite jokes, bedtime stories for the young ones, share life stories, recall and share old memories, recipes etc.

                                                                             You can do this with family and make it as much fun as you like. It is only limited only by you.                                                                

                                                                                              Congratulations, you have taken the first step in creating your life legacy

Apr
03
2018

Mom Died Alone and It Hurts

My mom died in December 2011. She died alone in her bathroom. My brother found her. he had tried calling her that morning and got no reply. He lived an hour from her and drove over. She didn't answer her doorbell so he let himself in and found her. She was already dead. He used her emergency call device and they...

Posted by Nell Hardwick on Tue 3rd Apr 2018 6:35am

Mar
26
2018

All the small things



I talked about this briefly in the forum, but I wanted to speak a little bit more about it here.

To keep things light in my videos (and in my life), I've been collecting a list of small things that have brought me joy. It makes me feel like I'm able to...

Posted by Emily Parkes on Mon 26th Mar 2018 4:27pm

Mar
24
2018

We Are Not Old, We Are Comfortable!

My lung disease has progressed to the point where I've become a homebody, just sitting in the recliner hooked up to oxygen, watching television. It's been a little lonesome, even with family here because they have work and school and just go about their daily lives. We'll, I adopted an old dog a month ago. Beau, that's his name, is...

Posted by Josh Reynolds on Sat 24th Mar 2018 3:41pm

Mar
13
2018

The courage to look forward

It's been a long year. I thought chemotherapy would kill me, but it was probably my only key to survival. I didn't know if there was a purpose in doing anything if I'd end up dying anyway. Looking back now, after my oncologist told me with a smile that I was responding to the therapy, I feel like giving myself...

Posted by Mary Gibson on Tue 13th Mar 2018 11:07pm

Mar
03
2018

Beating A Toxic Relationship...........Cancer

Have you ever been in a toxic relationship with a person? Cancer in any form is like that. I have been through enough and have heard enough real life accounts to know that cancer CAN be beaten. Medical treatments are good for what they are, but you also have to change your frame of mind. You cannot have a defeatist...

Posted by Bob Mc Vay on Sat 3rd Mar 2018 2:39pm

Feb
21
2018

Dear Heaven, I hope youre amazing

“We’re all going to die someday.”
“But what happens when you die?”
“Hopefully, you’ll go to Heaven. You better start doing good things.”
“But what happens in Heaven? Will I be conscious of this life? Will I be conscious of anything at all? Will it be like before I was born, where I won’t even know what’s happening? I just…exist...

Posted by Kelly Maxwell on Wed 21st Feb 2018 8:08pm

Feb
19
2018

Food is My Four Letter Word

"Can I get you something to eat, mom?" 
"No thank you, I'm not hungry right now."
And so it starts. Our daily ritual. Our dance. My daughter earnestly offers food. I earnestly avoid food. She's worried about me wasting away and doesn't understand that I've got no appetite and food just doesn't taste good anymore. "It's time for breakfast, mom. I made your...

Posted by Harriet Goldblum on Mon 19th Feb 2018 9:33pm

Feb
09
2018

Who Wants To Ride Shotgun?

The skies are gray with the clouds hanging low They're spitting rain through the silver sun's glow Will this be how the heavens will take me? Or is it just a reflection of my feelings lately?    The days and nights blur the months and years The mixed emotions are blurring the tears It's hard to tell what I feel anymore Like the game is nearly over, so...

Posted by Jim Rason on Fri 9th Feb 2018 7:42am

Feb
03
2018

Prayer

LORD, please forgive me for all of my sins.  I know I need to do better.  Please help me to only say kind things about others. LORD, please help me to hold onto my mind as long as possible.  Sometimes it feels like the puzzle pieces are slipping slowly away. LORD, thank you for leading me here, so that I can preserve...

Posted by Joanna Moore on Sat 3rd Feb 2018 11:07am

Jan
23
2018

Live Like You Were Dying - Wait, what?

How many times did people like Tim McGraw tell you to “live like you were dying” to try and motivate you to live your life to the fullest?

Well, Tim McGraw and co., I’ve just found out that I’m dying sooner rather than later, and my inclination is not to go jump out of a plane but to keep...

Posted by Emily Parkes on Tue 23rd Jan 2018 11:59am

Jan
21
2018

I can still feel you...

My wife was a vibrant, out-going person who made my life so beautiful just by being a part of it. She died of heart problems a few months ago, and for a while I lost myself in my grief. It felt like the sun would never shine again, but what they say is true - time does heal a broken...

Posted by Gerald Smithers on Sun 21st Jan 2018 2:18pm

Jan
16
2018

Gone, But Wisdom Remains

One of the weekly chat questions, "Rear View Mirror," inspired  me on to create a list of my mistakes and poor choices, some with greater consequence than others.  It's disturbing how long my list became. I kept  thinking about why I made this blunder and that error.  Was I just too overwhelmed, was I sleep deprived, was I in a...

Posted by Josh Reynolds on Tue 16th Jan 2018 4:54pm