sympathy gifts

Sympathy gifts that provide a tangible way to remember a love one serve as an ideal and appropriate way to support the bereaved as they begin the grieving process. Here are a few creative projects designed to help you support those grieving and yourself. Keepsake Boxes You may want to preciously stow away certain items […]

Read More...

Memorial Ideas

Memorial ideas to help you make memories last will aid in grief healing. You can’t know why some things happen, but you can know that love and beautiful memories can outlast the pain of grief. And you can know that there’s a place inside the heart where love lives always and where nothing beautiful can […]

Read More...

grieving process

The reality is that you will grieve forever. You will not ‘get over’ the loss of a loved one; you will learn to live with it. You will heal, and you will rebuild yourself around the loss you have suffered. You will be whole again, but you will never be the same. Nor should you […]

Read More...

At other times it feels like being mildly drunk, or concussed. There is a sort of invisible blanket between the world and me. I find it hard to take in what anyone says. Or perhaps, hard to want to take it in. It is so uninteresting. Yet I want the others to be about me. […]

Read More...

When in bereavement counseling, you may have wondered, “Is my loved one really in heaven?” and “Is her spirit really still with me?” It’s normal to ponder where your loved one is now. It doesn’t matter if you are religious or spiritual; most bereaved people believe their loved ones still exist in some form. Experts […]

Read More...