60 Best Widow Blogs and Websites
Here are 60 Best Widow Blogs you should follow in 2023
1. Hope For Widows Foundation | Resources for Widows
Our vision is to create a strong network of widows. We open the door to a new world for widows, ensuring they do not go through their experience alone, but with life-long connections and lasting support. Our help comes from going through the same and similar loss, our hearts open and compassionate. We help each other to heal by telling our stories, and by being available to listen.
35.8K⋅ 1.3K⋅ 5.3K ⋅4 posts / week ⋅ Aug 2013 Get Email Contact More
2. The Sisterhood of Widows | Widows Website
New Brunswick, Canada
An online community for widows and grievers. This website gives detailed support and strength for a widows health: physically, mentally and spiritually.
5.2K⋅ 1.6K ⋅2 posts / week ⋅ Oct 2010 Get Email Contact More
3. The Misadventures of Widowhood
I'm a widow who brings my quirky sense of humor, wisdom and keen observations about life and growing old to my blog or so others have told me.
2 posts / week ⋅ Jan 2012 Get Email Contact More
4. THE WIDOW BADASS BLOG - Bringing Eclectic Blogging Back, since 2009.
I lost my love to cancer on November 14, 2013. Now this blog will also be dealing with the challenges of widowhood my moving forward to create a new and fulfilling life sans my soul mate. I still hope you enjoy it.This blog will,reflect this opinion and present a record of my own journey and discoveries along the way.
82 ⋅4 posts / month ⋅ Sep 2009 Get Email Contact More
5. Runawaywidow Stories about the challenges and adventures of a traveling, mid-life, unexpected wido
My name is Kristin and at the age of 51 I unexpectedly became a widow. I spent a lot of time reading about how to live after the death of a spouse.I started my blog when I went by myself to Thailand.Grief is an ongoing process and my blog will be a positive look at some ways that I have coped with my loss and how I am moving forward even when I don't feel like it.
95 ⋅2 posts / month ⋅ Aug 2016 Get Email Contact More
6. DC Widow
Washington, District of Columbia, US
I started this blog. Within 24 hours of starting it, I had a dozen ideas for blog topics. DC Widow is a personal blog with a focus on life, kids, community, and everyday events. I share my frustrations, worry, and sadness that have been bottled up inside of me since the day I lost my husband.
Also in Washington DC Mom Blogs
2.4K⋅ 1.1K ⋅2 posts / week ⋅ Feb 2018 Get Email Contact More
7. Widower's Grief
Peoria, Illinois, US
Mark Liebenow writes about grief, nature, and the wisdom of fools.
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286⋅ 4.2K ⋅1 post / month ⋅ Feb 2009 Get Email Contact More
8. Widow's Christian Place
South Carolina, US
You're not alone. Here's a safe place, a growing place, a way out of the shadows of grief. This blog provides resources and Biblical direction for helping you trust Jesus through one of life's most difficult challenges.
4 posts / quarter ⋅ Jan 2010 Get Email Contact More
9. Andrea Remke, writer
Cincinnati, Ohio, US
Follow this blog where Andrea Remke a widow, mom of four shares her experiences as a widow dealing with cancer on Parenting, family, motherhood, kids and much more.
3.5K ⋅3 posts / quarter ⋅ Jun 2010 Get Email Contact More
10. my free moment
I was suddenly widowed in 2008 and was a solo parent to two boys for nearly 9 years. I am happily remarried in 2017. We are currently adjusting to a being a family of four again. It's safe to say that the past decade has been quite a journey for our family. It has been a blessing to see how God has written our story and been our provider.
15 ⋅4 posts / quarter ⋅ Sep 2005 Get Email Contact More
11. Soaring Spirits Widow's Voice Blog
Simi Valley, California, US
Soaring Spirits builds community. We create & maintain, innovative peer-based grief support programs for widowed men & women that serve a worldwide population.
7.5K⋅ 3.5K ⋅4 posts / week Get Email Contact More
A Widow's Thoughts and Adventures On Living A Joy-Filled Life.
123⋅ 976 ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact More
13. Ten Thousand Days The long and winding journey after loss
My name is Bob. I lost my fiancee in a car accident many, many years ago. The journey since has been a roller coaster ride of ups, downs and so much adversity. In addition to this, 5 years ago my wife was involved in a freak accident that resulted in a traumatic brain injury, which has forever changed her life.My hope is that my writing doesn't only help myself, but that it can help others.
1 post / week ⋅ Aug 2017 Get Email Contact More
14. Widowed Friends | Building new friendships, rebuilding lives
Widowed Friends is not a grief support group. Its primary purpose is to provide a safe, social atmosphere for those of us who've lost our spouses and have made the decision to move forward and connect with others who've also experienced the tragic loss of a spouse.
6 posts / month ⋅ Mar 2016 Get Email Contact More
15. Life as a Widower Blog
London, England, UK
My blog, www.lifeasawidower.com, was set up in January 2013 primarily to help young widowers find someone who could relate to the hell that they are going through. It quickly evolved into a collection of memories and stories, which are helping mine and my wife's friends through their loss. I'm hoping that one day it will also help my son, who is currently just a toddler.
10.7K⋅ 10.6K ⋅ Jan 2013 Get Email Contact More
16. Abigail Carter | Young Widow Blog
Seattle, Washington, US
Grief, loss, afterlife, psychics, love and relationships. I am the author of The Alchemy of Loss: A Young Widow's Transformation, my memoir written about the four years after my husband Arron's death in the World Trade Center.I speak on grief and loss, shame resilience, providing inspiration to many who are in the process of grieving or crisis.
619⋅ 2.7K ⋅9 posts / year ⋅ Apr 2008 Get Email Contact More
17. RIP the Life I Knew
The brutally honest, awful, hilarious truth about loving and losing my husband.
2.6K ⋅ Jan 2012 Get Email Contact More
18. One Fit Widow Blog
Michelle Steinke-Baumgard is an author for HarperCollins, speaker, fitness coach, mother and a re-married widow. After losing her husband Mitch in 2009, she turned to exercise as an outlet for grief and a way to handle stress. Michelle found it so powerful that she eventually quit her corporate job to become a coach.
424.2K⋅ 3.3K⋅ 34.8K ⋅ Nov 2009 Get Email Contact More
19. Erica Roman Blog I write so that my healing may bring healing to others.
My name is Erica Roman. My life was forever changed on April 18, 2016 when my husband of 7 years and the love of my life died unexpectedly of an undetected heart condition, leaving me and our one year old daughter behind. A couple days after the funeral I discovered that I was pregnant with our son. As I process my own healing journey through writing, it is my heart to be able to encourage others.
4K⋅ 1.7K ⋅ Apr 2016 Get Email Contact More
20. Modern Widows Club
Reno, Nevada, US
Your source for support in navigating finances, health, relationships, and parenting when life is turned upside down. Modern Widows Club serves to empower women of all circumstances in widowhood to lean into life and build resilience through mentoring, awareness, and advocacy.
38.3K⋅ 3.6K ⋅23 posts / year Get Email Contact More
21. Brittany Price
A widow's Life journey.
706 ⋅ Apr 2014 Get Email Contact More
22. WidowSphere: A Circle of Hope
Houston, Texas, US
I'm the mother of three, grandmother of two, slave of two demanding cats. I've been a widow for four years and have taught resource courses for widows and widowers.
27 posts / year ⋅ Sep 2009 Get Email Contact More
23. a widows pursuit
Duluth, Georgia, US
I was widowed at 34 years of age, with 2 young daughters, 6 and 7 years old.My purpose for writing my memoir, 'A Widow's Pursuit', is to encourage other young widows, that life goes on as we make new and joyful memories. We all have a different grief journey but we can help and encourage each other to persevere through grief and pursue new dreams!
118⋅ 955 ⋅ Jan 2013 Get Email Contact More
24. The Mighty Widow - Inspiration to give all you have when all you were has been taken.
Welcome to The Mighty Widow!I'm Maryalene. I became a widow at age 35 when my husband, Tom, died at age 37.Now that Tom is gone, I'm working hard to pick up the pieces. As of this writing, we're 2.5 years into the journey, and bits of normalcy are finally starting to click into place. I also hope to put together a list of resources for widowed mothers.
475 ⋅ Jul 2015 Get Email Contact More
25. Wealthcare 4 Widows • Wealthcare Management Coaching for Widows
Port Charlotte, Florida, US
The mission of Wealthcare4Widows is to provide a unique financial planning process that supports a widow's entire journey toward recovery and renewal. Their blog gives guidance for managing financial items and self-care for widows.
4.9K⋅ 401 ⋅ Jun 2015 Get Email Contact More
26. A Widows World - empowering inspiring through experience
Tanya Smith is a blogger and widow advocate. In 2016, Tanya started the A Widows World blog where she shares her eleven year perspective and experience in widowhood and as a re-married widow.
5.5K⋅ 736 ⋅ May 2016 Get Email Contact More
27. Young Widowed And Dating Blog
I'm Kerry Phillips. Though I'll forever grieve the loss of my hubby, the dark cloud has finally lifted and there are now more bursts of sunshine. Whether you've been widowed six months or six years, the grief and pain of losing a spouse or partner never goes away. Join me as I share my own story and those of others from the young and widowed community.
31.7K⋅ 515 ⋅1 post / year ⋅ May 2016 Get Email Contact More
28. The Singing Widow | Widows Grief Blog
Jessica Ayers is a widow, mother, and musician who writes about her daily struggles after losing her husband in 2014 to a stray bullet, only 3 days after the birth of her infant son.
2.6K⋅ 16 ⋅ Jul 2015 Get Email Contact More
29. The Hungover Widow
Young Widow's blog about recovering from loss and reconfiguring life with humor, honesty and absurdity.
Jun 2014 Get Email Contact More
30. The Widow Wears Pink My Story of Youngish Widowhood
The Widow Wears Pink - a blog about my experiences since becoming a young widow. The good, the bad, the happy, the sad. I hope you enjoy reading this, and more importantly I hope I can help someone out there in a similar situation.There is no guidebook for this 'widowhood'. As someone said to me in the early days of mine, 'it is a club that no one wants to join'.
1.4K⋅ 47 ⋅ Jul 2016 Get Email Contact More
31. Black Women Widows Empowered
Charlotte, North Carolina, US
Our intent is to create a safe, online and in-person group for women of color who can identify with the unique circumstances and challenges faced in a world of bias, pre-judgment, bigotry, and intolerance while black and widowed. Our goal is to reach the black widowed woman by offering empowerment events, conferences, transition planning, career-growth coaching and wellness events.
2.6K⋅ 721 ⋅ Jun 2017 Get Email Contact More
South Carolina, US
Widowlution is a widow blog that aims to help widows deal with their loss by providing books, recipes, fashion advice and much more.
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33. Paula Ganzi Licata
Long Island City, New York, US
Paula Ganzi Licata is an Award-winning writer, journalist, blogger and essayist. She is an award-winning writer, a contributor to Newsday and The New York Times, including the Modern Love column and Opinionator. Her material often comes from the stuff of everyday life, such as getting caught re-gifting after Christmas. She recently completed a memoir, Last Call: Surviving an Alcoholic - A Widow's Memoir, and blog about navigating widowhood, surviving life with an alcoholic, and Baby Boomer dating.
2K⋅ 365 ⋅ May 2013 Get Email Contact More
34. A Myeloma Widow's Journey
Henderson, Nevada, US
I lost my husband on Sept. 22, 2010 after a 4 year battle with Multiple Myeloma, a blood cancer that attacks the bone marrow. I started this blog at the beginning of my journey and I've learned many things along the way, most important is that I will survive this new alone life. The missing of Vern will stay in my heart forever, but I honor him as I fill each day with kindness, love, beauty and charity.
Oct 2010 Get Email Contact More
35. A Widow's Tale Recover and Rebuild
Asheville, North Carolina, US
A Widows Tale helps widowed women recover from the death of their spouse and rebuild healthy lives.It was developed with a grant from the National Storytelling Network and now offers both the one-on-one Widow's Recovery System and the day-long A Widows Tale retreats.
732 ⋅ Sep 2015 Get Email Contact More
36. Another Strong Widow
Parenting Through Grief as a Widow. Widowed at thirty-four with 3 children ages 3 and under. This is my story as I move forward, rediscover who I am, and rebuild.
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37. An unwanted W | From wife to widow
Hi, my name is Julia. My husband and I would blog together as a hobby.Two months and 6 days after we married, he lost his 7 year battle to fibrolamellar carcinoma; an extremely rare liver cancer.I set this blog up as a way to honor and continue doing what we did as a hobby, while allowing myself to document my memories, thoughts and feelings as they come.
208 ⋅ Dec 2013 Get Email Contact More
38. Walking the Widow's Path | Learning to live as a widow….
On June 26, 2012, a light went out of my life when my husband, best friend and father of my children died after a 5 1/2 month battle with pancreatitis .This is my journey through widowhood.I hope you find some comfort here, some measure of feeling as though you are not alone.
Jun 2012 Get Email Contact More
39. Adventures in Widowed Parenting Blog
I'm Sarah. Witty, social, energetic.I was widowed at the age of 41 in August 2016.I had alot of feelings, and I spent a good amount of time eating those feelings. I was gaining weight, and rather rapidly at that. I realized I had a choice. Either continue eating my feelings or write. Here I am. I hope you find something of value in my journey.
Feb 2017 Get Email Contact More
40. Wandering Widow Blog
On July 10, 2016, at 8:24 am my life changed forever. After a nine month battle with a rare and aggressive form of cancer, my soul mate left me behind. This blog chronicles my journey as I navigate my way through grief and figure out who I am without him.
Aug 2016 Get Email Contact More
41. Mom is a widow | Life after Collecting Duct Carcinoma steals your husband
British Columbia, Canada
Mom is a widow is a blog authored by Wendy Saint-Onge. Follow this blog where she shares some inspiration, a little comfort for the people who are going through the same situation.
41⋅ 4 ⋅ Apr 2015 Get Email Contact More
42. Many Faces of Cheri G
One woman's real-time journey of grief after losing the only man she ever loved. Sometimes heartbreaking, sometimes humorous, and always genuine.
313⋅ 75 ⋅3 posts / year ⋅ Aug 2014 Get Email Contact More
43. A Widow's Walk
I'm Margie and I lost my husband of 34 years, John, to the deadliest form of brain cancer, glioblastoma multiform (GBM) exactly 3 months after he had a grand mal seizure and a stage 4 tumor was discovered on his left frontal lobe. Welcome to my blog. I hope that sharing my story helps me and others reach a deeper and healthier understanding of grief.
269⋅ 58 ⋅2 posts / year ⋅ Apr 2017 Get Email Contact More
44. write brain widow Blog
One crisp autumn night last October 2015, I went from wife to widow in an instant with no warning and no chance for goodbye. We knew when we took our wedding vows 10 years ago, that cancer would be the third partner in our marriage. When you accept a disruptive, insidious elephant into your living room, you know anything can happen and everything did.
Apr 2016 Get Email Contact More
I'm a longtime writer and now a long-time widow (eight years). I want to share my thoughts and experiences of being single in my 50s and beyond after being married and raising kids for 28 years. It's not the journey I signed up for, but the one I'm living with. I hope I can offer up some thoughts and experiences for those in a similar boat.
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46. Still His, Now, Forever, and Always times Infinity: A Widow's Unending Journey
I am Conner's mom, Tristan's stepmom, and Mike's wife...Now, Forever and Always times Infinity. I am a high school Principal, a sister, a daughter and a friend. I am a child of God and He has carried me every day of this journey. Join me through my loss and immeasurable pain, and hopefully one day through my healing and new self discovery.
Apr 2015 Get Email Contact More
47. My Widowers Journey
I decided to write this blog about becoming a widower. I married my adorable friend and loving partner, Sally, with the idea we would grow old together. The purpose of this blog is not to depress or to gain sympathetic responses, but perhaps to use this to somehow lessen the pain and show others that you're not alone.
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48. Keeping Up With The Dodsons
A place to bring all the insane facts of my life into one place. Everyone who knows me jokes a camera crew needs to follow my life- and they're probably right! But here I will keep you all updated of this crazy ride we call life.
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49. I Hate Cancer for Making Me a Widow | Cancer Widow Blog
San Diego , California, US
Follow this blog where a young widow shares her journey who lost her husband at 34 due to cancer.
Jan 2014 Get Email Contact More
50. Widow Peaking
New York, US
Topics in my house this evening: religion, being grateful, sharks. I have now crossed over to non-fiction stories with Cam in the form of those 3D books in the bargain section of Barnes and Noble.
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51. The Widow's Might
The musings of a 50 something widow ....
6 ⋅ Jun 2017 Get Email Contact More
52. Widow Me This | One woman's attempt to find the funny
My name's Isla. I'm a 25 year old widow. I'm also a nurse, and occasional performer, who hopes to become slightly more of a performer because I'm writing a stand up comedy show about my dead husband.
Mar 2017 Get Email Contact More
53. A Widows Voice
I'm Ashley. At age 37, I became a widow. That very night, I began to journal in an attempt to free my mind from what was happening inside me and around me. This blog is a collection of writings that were written during the darkest and most difficult days of my life. A Widows Voice is a unique blog about the trials and triumphs of becoming a young widow.
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54. This hurts….
Hello, my name is Hannah. Becoming a widow is the biggest challenge of my life and i found very early on that there was nothing or nobody that i could relate to. This is my journey through bereavement.
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55. A Widowed Father
Caleb shares some of my thoughts on fatherhood, grief, losing a spouse, healing, and anything else that comes to mind.
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80 ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact More
|Blogger Name||Blog Link||Total Blog Posts|
|Widowed Friends Info||widowedfriends.ca/widowed-friends-blog||106|
|MWC Community Conversation||modernwidowsclub.org/blog||23|
|Layla Beth Munk||hopeforwidows.org||22|
|Ashley Vanderburg Painter||awidowsvoice.com||20|
Widow Blog Topics
|Topic||Number of posts|
|Hope For Widows Foundation||81|
|Hope And Healing||76|
|Widowed And Healing||68|
|All Blog Postings By Mary||45|
|First Year As A Widow||45|
|Widowed By Illness||42|
|Motivate And Support Widows||41|
|The Sisterhood Of Widows||40|
|Topic||Past Month Count|
Widow Blogs By Country
|Country||No. of Blogs|
|UK Widow Blogs||10|