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Coaching, resources, and guidance from an organizing and widow coach. Your future is waiting and I’m here to help.

Your NEW life begins today


  • Manage the overwhelm
  • Create a doable daily plan
  • Process your thoughts & feelings
  • Tackle the logistics of life after loss
  • Organize your physical space

I’m Here For You

I’m Julie, and I created Navigating Widowhood to help widowed people thoughtfully organize their life and possessions in a way that integrates and honors their past.

I hear you and see you, because I too am a widow. I have already walked your path and I am the perfect person to help you.

As a professional organizer, speaker, and certified life coach, you can feel confident that you are in the right place. More

What Clients Say

“I never thought I’d enjoy life again, and now I’m astounded when I have those moments where I feel carefree.” -K.

“Thank you for being not just an ally of widows, but of those who are becoming. I felt something shifting inside me yesterday as I listened to you. Hope stirring for future me.” -C.

“You are a gift Julie. Thank you again for being courageous enough to show up and share your heart, your story, and your knowledge.” -C.

“You are the most interesting person I’ve met. I really needed to meet you and I’m so glad you came.” -T.

“After my spouse died, I let everything just go. Julie helped me make a plan to get back on track. We worked room by room, until I wasn’t embarrassed to have my friends over. Thank you Julie!” -R.

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From the Navigating Widowhood Blog

The Different Styles of Grieving

It is my wish that you read this today and feel a sigh of relief. There is no wrong or right way to grieve. There is just the messy process, and a light at the end of the tunnel if you keep taking the baby steps forward.

What Can You Do While Feeling Frozen

The feeling of frozen can be a shelter from your pain, or you can leverage it to complete a difficult, but necessary, task. You get to chose. Either way, you’ve got this and I’m here to help.

Finding Gold Stars In Your Day

Do you know what happens when you find gold stars day after day?  You change your mind!  You literally change how your mind perceives the world and that is powerful stuff! You create a life based on intentionality.

Navigating Widowhood • Organizing Life After Loss

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