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What to Expect During the Funeral

Not all people know how to interact with others and conduct themselves correctly when they attend a funeral service. It is vital to know what to expect when you attend a funeral. The information he...
By Myles O'Riordan
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Wednesday, March 25, 2020

What Can a Funeral Director Assist Me With?

A funeral director is one of the most important support systems you have during the planning process. They take this burden off your shoulders and offer consistent support, which is great comfort i...
By Myles O'Riordan
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Monday, March 16, 2020

What To Expect Before The Funeral

When someone close to you passes and you are in charge of making all the funeral arrangements, you need to plan everything well. In case you aren’t sure about what needs to be done or how to handle...
By Myles O'Riordan
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Friday, February 28, 2020

Celebration of Life vs. Funerals

The end of life is a very complex journey that affects different people differently. Humans have been acknowledging or celebrating this event for thousands of years now. There are records of people...
By Myles O'Riordan
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Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Coping with the Loss of a Pet

People often underestimate just how devastating the loss of a pet can be. These animals aren’t just our companions but also a part of our family, which means their death can cause intense grief. At...
By Myles O'Riordan
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Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Coping With the Death of a Sibling

Siblings share a special bond, so the loss of a brother or sister can have a major impact on a person's life. Many people feel like they've lost an essential part of themselves after their sibling ...
By Myles O'Riordan
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Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Meaningful Gift Ideas For Someone Who Has Recently Lost Someone

If a family member or a close friend is grieving the loss of a loved one, it can mean a lot if you are there to support them. Many people find comfort in the companionship that others provide them ...
By Myles O'Riordan
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Tuesday, December 17, 2019

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5 Ideas For Creating New Holiday Traditions After A Death

The holidays are a time for festivities and celebrations. You spend time with family and friends and have relaxed meals. However, if you have lost a loved one, you may not feel like participating i...

How Does A Funeral Help In The Grieving Process?

Funerals have existed for thousands of years, and many burial sites across the world show that this practice is an essential aspect of how people deal with death. While most do not realize it, fune...

Supporting Someone With An Addiction

If a loved one is struggling with addiction, it can be tough for you to handle the situation. Not only do you need to be compassionate and patient, but you have to be able to stand your ground as w...

What is the Philosophy of Hospice Care?

Sometimes, people with terminal illnesses suffer for a very long time. This journey can become very painful and tedious for the patient as well as family members. However, in these situations, one ...

Remembering And Honoring A Loved One Through Holiday Meals

Holidays provide the perfect opportunity for family members and loved ones to get together. It's not uncommon for people to travel a great distance to be with their family during Christmas or other...

Life Choices To Put On Hold If You're Grieving

When you are grieving the loss of a loved one, you mustn't make any critical life choices. It isn't easy to deal with death as it takes an emotional and physical toll on you. It means you aren't in...

Modern Ways To Memorialize A Loved One

If a loved one passes, it can become quite challenging to deal with the grief and the sense of loss that envelops you.  There are many different ways in which you can keep your loved one's mem...