Is this your first holiday season without your loved one? Second? Or maybe longer? Who is going to roast the turkey now that Grandma isn’t here anymore? What about that extra stocking that no longer needs to be hung on the mantle at Christmas? There are lots of traditions that can feel really different or empty without that special someone there to celebrate, and it can be a very difficult time for people who have experienced a death of someone they love. Here are a few helpful strategies for coping with your grief during the holiday season.