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Common Funeral Home Terms & Their Meanings

Planning a funeral can be challenging — especially when those doing the planning aren’t familiar with the language being used. This is why we’ve made a list of a few most common funeral home terms that are the most confused with one another describing the differences and similarities between them. VIEWING vs VISITATIO...READ MORE

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5 Grief Books Worth Reading

Losing a loved one, whether you knew it was coming or were utterly blindsided by it, is never easy. Grief can feel huge, overwhelming, and very lonely. Just know, you’re not alone. Grief is a very human experience, and many have taken their pain to paper. We’ve narrowed down hundreds of books to our top 5 that we want...READ MORE

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Seasonal Grief - How The Changing Seasons Effect Grief

Seasonal grief - Just like life and nature, our grief is composed in cycles. When the weather warms up, those who are grieving may feel it more profoundly as they see those around them excited and active. When winter hits, with those cold and darker days, the winter blues become a real thing as it’s easier to stay ins...READ MORE

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The History of Flowers at Funerals

Flowers have always been a way for us to express our deepest sentiments, whether happy or sad. Sending sympathy & funeral flowers is a heartfelt way to deliver some comfort to a grieving loved one....READ MORE

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Grief Among Children - How To Cope

If you’ve recently lost a loved one, there’s a good chance you aren’t the only one who’s grieving. If you have a child, now more than ever, they need your support at this time. It’s natural to struggle when coping with your emotions as grief and the sudden loss of someone you love can make you feel distressed, shaken...READ MORE

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