Ep. 65 – Triumphing through Challenging Seasons & Grief

by | January 13, 2021

Ep. 65 – Triumphing through Challenging Seasons & Grief

by | January 13, 2021

The Fresh Start Family Show
The Fresh Start Family Show
Ep. 65 - Triumphing through Challenging Seasons & Grief


A beautiful story of triumph with with Eileen Robertson Hamra

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Are you struggling to find the light or the silver lining through these dark times? 

Gosh 2020 was an a%& kicker, and now 2021 is already a wee bit stressful. 🙃

I’m with you, you’re not alone … we’re here to help you with a new Fresh Start Family Show Episode that is filled with hope & encouragement. 

Eileen Robertson Hamra lost her husband suddenly to a plane crash in 2011. As you can imagine, after the news, she began dealing with a grief that is hard for most of us to even fathom. Eileen was left to care for her three young kids alone, all while trying to pick up the pieces of her new life. 

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While Eileen’s story starts out tragic and dark, it ends up triumphant & full of glory! 

As she shares in this episode, as her story unfolds … you’ll learn how Eileen took this tragedy and allowed it to play out in the most unexpectedly beautiful ways.

Through today’s interview, our hope is that you also can find the same immense hope and light that Eileen was able to find along her journey. 

Not only do we want you to grab a hold of that light, but cling onto it and carry it with you through the many unknowns that life may be bringing your way … whether that be in parenting, marriage or just life as a citizen of this beautiful country we call the Unites States of America. 

As you will hear in Eileen’s story today, anything is possible if we are simply willing to keep our hearts open, and look for the light.

TImes might be dark, but there is always beauty to be found.

We are always here for you, families.

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Episode Highlights:

  • Eileen shares her story about losing her husband in a plane crash
  • How often our journeys are much different than we expect but there is so much beauty in them
  • The beauty of ironies in the midst of tragedy
  • The idea that anything is possible
  • How there are silver linings in life if we are willing to keep our hearts open

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