August 29 2022

By: Jackie Naginey Hook
Monday, August 29, 2022

As we close out August, below are five more ideas of ways to honor our loved ones’ legacies.

  1. Participate in some of their favorite hobbies, even if you have a lot to learn about them.
  2. Make amends with someone you've been avoiding.
  3. Frame something they've written, like a poem or a recipe.
  4. Remember them during life events like weddings, anniversaries, and holidays.
  5. Live your life in a way that would make them proud. Finish (or go back to) school, have adventures, and be happy. It's what they would have wanted for you.                                                                                                       (Source: www.aplus.com)

And when we think about our loved ones’ legacies, we may also want to think about our own. I invite you to ponder these words from civil rights activist, Cesar Chavez, “True wealth is not measured in money or status or power. It is measured in the legacy we leave behind for those we love and those we inspire.”

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