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November 22

 Saturday Morning Message: Grief Meltdowns


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Smiling Snowman

TAPS Blog | Grief episodes or meltdowns are times that are hard to control. Sometimes they arrive when you are at places or at times when you don’t expect them.

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November 17

 Once Upon a Time...


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Linda and another survivor

TAPS Blog | Today on the TAPS blog, surviving spouse Linda Ambard genuinely speaks about the plans she once had for her life and how they have evolved since the death of her husband. She writes, "While this chapter may look nothing like the future I saw for myself, I recognize that I have the ability to make my dreams possible as long as I have breath."

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November 15

 Saturday Morning Message: Holiday Thoughts


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Rose Saturday Morning

TAPS Blog | This week survivors share many thoughts and experiences about how they mark the November/December holiday, especially about how things have changed over the years.

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December 5

  Florida Survivor Seminar and Good Grief Camp
 2012 Florida Balloon Release

TAPS Event | TAPS Survivor Seminars are an inspirational weekend of support, care, and hope.  You will be among survivors making connections with those who have suffered a similar loss through our group discussions.  Workshops, and activities are at your disposable to encourage you to develop coping skills, life skills, and ways to honor your loved ones, all while cultivating a community of friendship and family that will last a lifetime.  Join us as we “Remember the Love, Celebrate the Life, and Share the Journey!”

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March 28

 5th Annual Windy25 Memorial 5K
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TAPS Event | The 5th Annual Windy25 Memorial 5K will take place in Las Vegas to honor the crew of Windy25 -- CW2 Clint Prather, CW2 David Ayala, SSG Chuck Sanders, SPC Pendelton Sykes, and SPC Michael Spivey — and the 13 passengers who lost their lives in Afghanistan on April 6, 2005.

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November 17

 Once Upon a Time...


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Linda and another survivor

TAPS Blog | Today on the TAPS blog, surviving spouse Linda Ambard genuinely speaks about the plans she once had for her life and how they have evolved since the death of her husband. She writes, "While this chapter may look nothing like the future I saw for myself, I recognize that I have the ability to make my dreams possible as long as I have breath."

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October 27

 Promises


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Promises

TAPS Blog | Today of the TAPS Blog, surviving spouse Linda Ambard shares about  two special promises she made to her husband before he died. Since his death, she describes how those promises have given her something to cling to and have helped her step forward in her life journey. 

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October 20

 Hope Against All Hope


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Hope

TAPS Blog | Today on the TAPS Blog, surviving spouse Linda Ambard speaks about what has helped her move forward and what grounds her along the way. She writes, "I choose to hope against all hope that one day I will see Phil again, but until then I find peace in the God winks and in my quiet faith that blazes even still."

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