There’s so much we experience in our lives.
There are the big moments that shape us –
graduation, a first job, falling in love and getting
married, having children, seeing
children grow into adulthood. When we reflect
on our lives, it’s these memories and mile-
stones that may come to mind first.
But a life story is so much more than that.
The small moments and people we meet along
life’s journey are a part of us and helped shape
who we are and what we value.
Although we may know about some of the
big moments in the lives of our loved ones,
we may not know much about the other
experiences and people who helped
Sitting down with our loved ones to talk
about their lives can be rich and satisfying.
Learning about memorable events and
people, places and favorite activities, values
and lessons they have learned, can help
bring us closer to those we care
Having the talk of a lifetime can make the
difference of a lifetime. It can help reacquaint
us with our loved ones and help us get to
know them in a new and different way.
Finding a way to start talking with a loved one
may be the most difficult part; we might find
that once the conversation starts, it may be
hard to stop